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Streetcorner research

R. Schwitzgebel

Streetcorner research

an experimental approach to the juvenile delinquent

by R. Schwitzgebel

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Published by Harvard U.P. .
Written in English


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Statementby R. Schwitzgebel.
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"This book examines the problem of police corruption in such a way that the stereotype of the crude, greedy cop who is basically a grown-up delinquent, if not an out-and-out robber, yields to portraits of particular men, often of earnest good will and even more than ordinary compassion, contending with an enormously demanding and challenging job."—Robert Coles, New . Book Report/Review Police: Streetcorner Politicians by William K. Muir Jr. The complex and challenging role of the policeman in society is given a rigorous treatment by author William K. .

The first edition of Tally's Corner, a sociological classic selling more than one million copies, was the first compelling response to the culture of poverty thesis—that the poor are different and, according to conservatives, morally inferior—and alternative explanations that many African Americans are caught in a tangle of pathology owing to the absence of black men in : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. Tally ’ s Corner. BIBLIOGRAPHY. Tally ’ s Corner: A Study of Negro Streetcorner Men (), by the American anthropologist Elliot Liebow ( – ), represented a breakthrough for its time in studies dealing with poverty and race. Tally ’ s Corner was originally written as Liebow ’ s PhD dissertation in anthropology for the Catholic University of America.

Street Corner has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll. Buy Tally's Corner: A Study of Negro Streetcorner Men (Legacies of Social Thought) (Legacies of Social Thought Series) New Ed by Liebow, Elliott (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(20).


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To accomplish this, a research laboratory was established that recruited severely delinquent boys as subjects in a unique experiment in which the boys were paid to talk about anything that came to mind.

This book is a blueprint for how social research on a subculture should be done. If it, at times, seems plodding and stilted to twenty first century readers, that is because it represents a prototype for a sort of study that has been replicated and perfected through these past sixty Cited by: Citation Information.

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Harvard University Press. Pages: – ISBN (Online): It is a story that is nowhere near its final chapter. (Charles Lemert, Andrus Professor of Sociology, Wesleyan University) From Reviews of the First Edition: Elliot Liebow is an honest and talented anthropologist who can see clearly, feel unashamedly, and write a straight lively sentence.

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Street Corner Society: The Social Structure of an Italian Slum, Whyte. Inthe author was hired to work on a study about "Child Rearing Practices Among Low Income Families" in DC. He used the information he gathered for his doctoral thesis that became this book. He hung out on a corner in DC, at 11th & M NW as it turns out, with "Negro corner men" at a carry-out place/5.

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About the Author. William Ker Muir, Jr., is professor emeritus of political science at the University of California at Berkeley. He is also the author ofLegislature: California's School for Politics, and Prayer in the Public Schools: Law and Attitude Change, both 4/5(6). Access to society journal content varies across our titles.

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The chapter subjects include motivation and social organization of dealers, predators in Reviews: 1. Book Review: Police: Streetcorner Politicians, New York Cops Talk Back: A Study of a Beleaguered Minority, Forces of Order: Police Behaviour in Japan and the United States, Focus on Police: Police in American Society, A Force for the Future: The Role of the Police in the Next Ten Years, Policing a Perplexed SocietyAuthor: Robert Reiner.Book Report/Review Police: Streetcorner Politicians by William K.

Muir Jr. The complex and challenging role of the policeman in society is given a rigorous treatment by author William K. Muir. The book serves multiple purposes at once – it is part sociological research, part collection of interesting anecdotes and part informed commentary.