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Table of Contents

Series Preface
Editor's Note
Introduction: From Chicago to Chicano: Shifting Perspectives in Street Crime
1 Urban Crime Patterns 3
2 Social Change and Crime Rate Trends: A Routine Activity Approach 13
3 Routine Activities and a Subculture of Violence: A Study of Violence on the Street 35
4 Social Disorganization and Theories of Crime and Delinquency: Problems and Prospects 61
5 Hot Spots of Predatory Crime: Routine Activities and the Criminology of Place 95
6 Community Structure and Crime: Testing Social-Disorganization Theory 125
7 Lower Class Culture as a Generating Milieu of Gang Delinquency 157
8 Gang Homicide, Delinquency, and Community 173
9 Them and Us: A Comparison of the Cultural Context of American Gangs and British Subcultures 199
10 Women in Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs 217
11 Gangs, Groups, and Delinquency 243
12 The Role of Juvenile Gangs in Facilitating Delinquent Behavior 271
13 Heroin Use and Street Crime 307
14 The Social Organization of Drug Use and Drug Dealing Among Urban Gangs 319
15 "Crack," Street Gangs, and Violence 357
16 Heroin Use, Street Crime, and the "Main Hustle": Implications for the Validity of Official Crime Data 385
17 Chicano Youth Gangs and Crime: The Creation of a Moral Panic 403
18 Isolation and Stigmatization in the Development of an Underclass: The Case of Chicano Gangs in East Los Angeles 433
19 Mugging as a Moral Panic: A Question of Proportion 445
20 The Politicization of Street Crime: The Cedar City Experience 461
21 "Street" Crime - A View from the Left 503
22 Youth Gangs: An Essay Review 515
23 Gangs, Neighborhoods, and Public Policy 535
24 Youth Gangs and Public Policy 549
25 Broken Windows 563
Name Index 573
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