American Youth Gangs at the Millennium (Paperback)


Finn Aage Esbensen


Larry K Gaines


Stephen G Tibbetts

List Price: Rs. 2,055 + (Sourcing Fee: 246) 
Our Price: Rs. 2,301 ($ 39.12) (£ 21.48)

This item is presently Out of Stock.

American Youth Gangs at the Millennium Book Description

What is a gang? What are the risk factors associated with joining a gang? What is the nature of gang violence? How involved are girls in gangs and gang violence? What are the responses to gang violence? Answers to these questions are often elusive or fluctuate based on how facts are interpreted, varying perspectives, or changing circumstances. During the last fifteen years of the twentieth century, there was a virtual explosion of attention to youth gangs and youth violence that prompted the proliferation of numerous myths and misperceptions about American youth gangs. The chapters in this book, some previously published and others solicited specifically for this volume, were written by highly regarded scholars and researchers who address the status of youth gangs in America at the turn of the twenty-first century. This cutting-edge collection does more than add to the already abundant amount of information available; it focuses on specific, salient issues to offer a clear picture and better understanding of the complex nature of youth gangs in America.

Book Details

Title: American Youth Gangs at the Millennium
Publisher: Waveland Press
Author: Finn Aage Esbensen, Larry K Gaines, Stephen G Tibbetts
Edition: Paperback




No. of Pages: 400
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to Restricted International (Books).

Discussion : American Youth Gangs at the Millennium

No Discussion has been started.  See Latest Discussions

Start a new Discussion

Topic Title :
Description :
Kids Carnival
The book American Youth Gangs at the Millennium by Finn Aage Esbensen, Larry K Gaines, Stephen G Tibbetts (author) is published or distributed by Waveland Press [1577663241, 9781577663249]. This particular edition was published on or around 2004-01-01 date. American Youth Gangs at the Millennium has Paperback binding and this format has 400 number of pages of content for use.
* The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
* Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
* These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
* Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books. is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.