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Published: 02 May 2016

280 Pages | 27 bw line art; 2 bw halftone

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190245900

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Wounded City

Violent Turf Wars in a Chicago Barrio

Robert Vargas

  • Provides a much-needed perspective on the sources of gang violence, particularly the relationship between violence, politics, and governance
  • Brings to light barriers to organizing and implementing community-based solutions to gang violence
  • Challenges conventional thinking regarding the solutions to social problems in impoverished neighborhoods

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