Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner City

Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner City

by Bill Sanders
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415355036

ISBN-13: 9780415355032

Pub. Date: 04/12/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner City offers an interpretive account of juvenile delinquency within the modern inner city, an environment characterised by a long history of social deprivation and high rates of crime. A wide range of topics are explored, such as young people's motivation for, frequency of and attitudes towards a variety of illegal behaviours,…  See more details below

Overview

Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner City offers an interpretive account of juvenile delinquency within the modern inner city, an environment characterised by a long history of social deprivation and high rates of crime. A wide range of topics are explored, such as young people's motivation for, frequency of and attitudes towards a variety of illegal behaviours, such as street robbery, burglary, theft, drug use, drug selling, and violence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415355032
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/12/2005
Series:
Routledge Advances in Sociology Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

1Research in the inner city1
2Lambeth27
3Robbery, burglary, theft47
4Drug use and drug selling77
5Graffiti, joyriding, vandalism94
6Violence116
7Style, group behaviour, interactions with the police135
8The moral universes of young people who have offended168
9What is to be done about crime and delinquency in Lambeth?195

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