Crimes Of Style / Edition 1

Crimes Of Style / Edition 1

by Jeff Ferrell, Eugene Stewart-Huidobro
     
 

ISBN-10: 1555532764

ISBN-13: 9781555532765

Pub. Date: 09/03/1996

Publisher: University Press of New England

Jeff Ferrell draws on his own extensive field research to thoroughly examine the practices of graffiti artists. Focusing on the city of Denver, he takes a close look at the war against graffiti and the interplay between cultural innovation and institutionalized intolerance, arguing that coordinated corporate and political campaigns to suppress and criminalize

Overview

Jeff Ferrell draws on his own extensive field research to thoroughly examine the practices of graffiti artists. Focusing on the city of Denver, he takes a close look at the war against graffiti and the interplay between cultural innovation and institutionalized intolerance, arguing that coordinated corporate and political campaigns to suppress and criminalize graffiti writers further disenfranchises the young, the poor, and people of color.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555532765
Publisher:
University Press of New England
Publication date:
09/03/1996
Series:
Current Issues in Criminal Justice Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.61(d)

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