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Gangs & Crime : Critical Alternatives - by Alistair Fraser (Paperback)

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This book takes students on a guided tour of the gang phenomenon through history, as well as current representations of gangs in literature and media. It includes: 

- A detailed global overview of gang culture, covering, amongst others,  Glasgow, Chicago, Hong Kong, and Shanghai
- A chapter on researching gangs which covers quantitative and qualitative methods
- Extra chapter features such as key terms, chapter overviews, study questions and further reading suggestions.

Alistair Fraser brings together gang-literature and critical perspectives in a refreshingly new way, exploring ‘gangs’ as a social group with a long and fascinating history. 
Number of Pages: 260
Genre: Social Science
Series Title: Key Appoaches to Criminology
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sage Pubns
Author: Alistair Fraser
Language: English
Street Date: August 31, 2017
TCIN: 52868539
UPC: 9781473911901
Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-5576
MSRPReg: $36.00 Save $1.81 (5% off)

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