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In Search of Respect: Selling Crack in El Barrio

In Search of Respect: Selling Crack in El Barrio
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ASIN: 
B006LM3490
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233
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Philippe Bourgoiss ethnographic study of social marginalization in inner-city America, won critical acclaim when it was first published in 1995. 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--East Harlem. This new edition adds a prologue describing the m

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In Search of Respect: Selling Crack in El Barrio