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1 Elijah Anderson - CODE OF THE STREET: decency, violence, And The moral life Of The inner city -

W. W. Norton & Co. - 1999 - (Hard Cover - W/Dust Jacket) - Used - Very Good - (Plus) - (Hard Cover & Dust Jacket, Very Good, Plus) - (Sociology) - 

This volume, the author has performed an extensive field research of areas such as family-life, school, drug dealings, violence, dating, and the role of older members of the community. He makes clear the intricacies of this powerful and unyielding etiquette that colors every human interaction. explains how the stereotyping of inner-city Black America of being unruly is often untrue. In fact, he says, the inner-city youths often regulates themselves through an informal, but well-known code of the streets. Mr. Anderson has written an important, eye-opening book that brings clarity and a new understanding to the lives of the truly disadvantaged of our nation. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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2 Elijah Anderson - STREETWISE: Race, Class, And Change In An Urban Community -

University Of Chicago Press - 1996 - (Hard Cover - W/Dust Jacket) - Used - Very Good - (Plus) - (Hard Cover & Dust Jacket, Very Good, Plus) - (African American History) - 

A powerful, uncompromising study/portrait of the inner city. This volume ask us to consider the dilemma faced by both Black and White Americans caught up in the struggle for common ground, while living in a community of prime real estate that imposes moral community values very different from those either are accustom too. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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