Homeless in Las Vegas [electronic resource] : stories from the street / Kurt Borchard
- Borchard, Kurt, 1968-
- Reno : University of Nevada Press, c2011.
- Physical Description:
- xi, 239 p. ; 24 cm.
- Restrictions on Access:
- License restrictions may limit access.
- Operating in the space between homelessness and tourism: Ron and Ricky -- In the rough: Jessi -- Confronting aggression, pride, and need in former convicts: Kevin -- Living outside the mainstream with chronic alcoholism: Bruce and Alaska -- The disconnect of mental illness: Paul, Melissa, and Cory -- Dealing with the iron cage of bureaucracy: Gary -- Homeless, not criminal: Jack -- Recently dislocated: Chuck -- Avoiding centralized programs and shelters: Karen and Dave -- Maintaining friendships: Marco and Manny -- Updates.
- 9780874178371 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0874178371 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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