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The Street Corner Boys

Romen Basu

The Street Corner Boys

by Romen Basu

  • 370 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Facet Books International, Incorporated .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • People & Places - Asia,
  • Children"s All Ages

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVeronica Hauge (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9419348M
    ISBN 100932377408
    ISBN 109780932377401
    OCLC/WorldCa28355265

    Individuals find themselves grouping together with others who have similar aspirations and desires; in Street Corner Society, this is seen as the ‘corner boys’ and ‘college boys’. Corner boys grew up, not in schools, but with each other on the area street corners. Doc was the general leader of the corner boys. Notes: Street Corner Society. STUDY. PLAY. Quickly summarize the first chapter of the book. Bowling was a reflection on one's status in the group. High ranking guys like Doc and Long John, would consistently beat those considered of lower rank than them. How was bowling important with the Cornerville boys/the Nortons.

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      From Book 1: The first title in a thrilling, fast-paced adventure series about Sherlock Holmes's gang of street-urchin detectives. It is , Queen Victoria’s diamond jubilee year, and the Baker Street Boys are helping Sherlock Holmes to solve a case involving a mysterious American when Holmes himself disappears. If depressing non-fiction is your thing, then this book is for you. "The Corner" is kind of a 30 year sequel to the well received "Talley's Corner". The problem is, this current version of the urban street corner makes Talley's hangout seem downright utopia. "The Corner" is /5().


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Former NYPD chief John F. Timoney has chosen to discuss William Foote Whyte's Street Corner Society on FiveBooks as one of the top five on his subject - Policing, saying that: “ To the average person corner boys are up to no good, but one corner boy, Doc, takes the author under his wing for a year and a half.

Whyte learns that things are /5. Street Corner Society is one The Street Corner Boys book a handful of works that can justifiably be called classics of sociological research. William Foote Whyte's account of the Italian American slum he called "Cornerville"—Boston's North End—has been the model for urban ethnography for fifty by: Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Basu, Romen.

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Street Corner Society is one of a handful of works that can justifiably be called classics of sociological research. William Foote Whyte’s account of the Italian American slum he called "Cornerville"—Boston’s North End—has been the model for urban ethnography for fifty years.

By mapping the intricate social worlds of street gangs and "corner boys," Whyte was among the first to. James is one of the "Corner Boys" and like his other corner boy mates he is a “proddy”, growing up in the protestant sector.

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boys book. book by Author: Les Kinney. The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood is a book written by Baltimore Sun reporter David Simon and former Baltimore homicide detective Ed book follows the lives of individuals who lived on the corner of Fayette Street and Monroe Street in West Baltimore over one : David Simon (writer) and Ed Burns.

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The attention to detail, dynamics and nuance makes for an evening of fabulous music. A review of William Foote Whyte’s book on “the social structure of an Italian slum” (). The main aim of the author is to "ward off a chaotic nature" of Boston's North End by the in-depth study of social groups and local institutions.

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Cornerville and its people -- Corner boys and college boys -- Doc and his boys -- The members of the gang -- Bowling and social ranking -- The Nortons and the Aphrodite Club -- Doc's political campaign -- Disintegration -- Chick and his club -- The story of Chick Morelli -- Organizing the club -- Social activities -- Opposition to Chick -- The second season -- Disintegration -- Republican Pages: Get this from a library.

The Bowery Boys: street corner radicals and the politics of rebellion. [Peter Adams] -- "In the decades before the Civil War, the miserable living conditions of New York City's lower east side nurtured the gangs of New York. This book tells the story of the Bowery Boys, one gang that.

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Following his time at Harvard William Foote Whyte enrolled in a sociology doctoral programme at the University of Chicago. He submitted Street Corner Society as his doctoral thesis (gaining a doctorate in ). The book was published by the. Review: The Corner by David Simon and Ed BurnsThe book that spawned The Wire gives a chilling picture of the drug trade and its child victims in s Baltimore.

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