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In Search of Respect

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In Search of Respect, Philippe Bourgois's now-classic, ethnographic study of social marginalization in inner-city America, won critical acclaim after it was first published in 1995 and in 1997 was awarded the Margaret Mead Award. For the first time, an anthropologist had managed to gain the trust and long-term friendship of street-level drug dealers in one of the roughest ghetto neighborhoods in the United States - East Harlem. This new edition adds a prologue describing the major dynamics in America that have altered life on the streets of East Harlem in the six years since the first edition. Bourgois, in a new epilogue, brings up to date the stories of the people - Primo, Caesar, Luis, Tony, Candy - who readers come to know in this remarkable window onto the world of the inner-city drug trade.

Product code: 9780521017114

ISBN 9780521017114
Dimensions (HxWxD in mm) H229xW152xS21
No. Of Pages 432
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Series Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences
Edition 2nd Revised edition
This edition brings this study of inner-city life up to date.