Clean streets : controlling crime, maintaining order, and building community activism / Patrick J. Carr
- Carr, Patrick J.
- New York : New York University Press, 
- Copyright Date:
- Physical Description:
- xi, 209 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
- New perspectives in crime, deviance, and law series
- Introduction -- Welcome to Beltway -- Getting things done: civic engagement in action -- Looks like trouble: early signs of gangs and violence -- Gang violence can happen here: the Hastings murders and their aftermath -- Coming together: problem solving and the neighborhood watch -- Conclusion: civic activism and the new parochialism -- Appendix: getting in and out of Beltway.
- 0814716628 (cloth : alk. paper) and 0814716636 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-200) and index.
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