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Voices from the streets

young former gang members tell their stories

by S. Beth Atkin

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Published by Little, Brown & Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gangs -- United States -- Case studies -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Gang members -- United States -- Interviews -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Youth -- United States -- Attitudes -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Gangs.,
    • Gang members -- Interviews.

    • About the Edition

      Photographs, poems, and interviews with former gang members from different regions of the United States depict their experiences.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 128-129).

      Statementinterviews and photographs by S. Beth Atkin.
      ContributionsAtkin, S. Beth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6439.U5 V65 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 131 p. :
      Number of Pages131
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL794112M
      ISBN 100316056340
      LC Control Number95026757

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        Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): Voices From the Streets: Young Former Gang Members Tell Their Stories ISBN of the winning item. In a work subtitled ``Young Former Gang Members Tell Their Stories,'' Atkin offers readers what for most of them will be a rare and realistic glimpse of life in a street gang, through a series of searingly honest interviews. The reasons the participants join a gang vary: substitutes for splintered families, mutual protection, shared ethnicity. The casual discussion of street violence chills.

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