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The Resource On the run : fugitive life in an American city, Alice Goffman

On the run : fugitive life in an American city, Alice Goffman

Label
On the run : fugitive life in an American city
Title
On the run
Title remainder
fugitive life in an American city
Statement of responsibility
Alice Goffman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Describes how the Philadelphia police's use of arrest warrants, high-tech surveillance, and questioning of family, friends, and employers in the pursuit of suspects has demoralized poor neighborhods in the city and has a negative impact on all of the residents in these areas
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Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2014
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10302034
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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Goffman, Alice
Dewey number
364.3/496073074811
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV9956.P53
LC item number
G64 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Fieldwork encounters and discoveries
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  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • African American youth
  • African American youth
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement
  • Imprisonment
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
fugitive life in an American city
Label
On the run : fugitive life in an American city, Alice Goffman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The 6th Street boys and their legal entanglements -- The art of running -- When the police knock your door in -- Turning legal troubles into personal resources -- The social life of criminalized young people -- The market in protections and privileges -- Clean people -- Conclusion: a fugitive community -- Epilogue: leaving 6th Street
Control code
2013033873
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 277 pages
Isbn
9780226136714
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013033873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
On the run : fugitive life in an American city, Alice Goffman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The 6th Street boys and their legal entanglements -- The art of running -- When the police knock your door in -- Turning legal troubles into personal resources -- The social life of criminalized young people -- The market in protections and privileges -- Clean people -- Conclusion: a fugitive community -- Epilogue: leaving 6th Street
Control code
2013033873
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 277 pages
Isbn
9780226136714
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013033873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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