Nikki Jones's Between Good and Ghetto: African American Girls and PDF

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By Nikki Jones

With an outward gaze excited about a greater destiny, Between strong and Ghetto displays the social global of internal urban African American ladies and the way they deal with threats of private violence.

Drawing on own encounters, traditions of city ethnography, Black feminist suggestion, gender experiences, and feminist criminology, Nikki Jones provides readers a richly descriptive and compassionate account of the way African American ladies negotiate faculties and neighborhoods ruled by way of the so-called "code of the street"ùthe kind of highway justice that governs violence in distressed city parts. She finds the a number of techniques they use to navigate interpersonal and gender-specific violence and the way they reconcile the gendered dilemmas in their early life. Illuminating struggles for survival inside of this staff, Between strong and Ghetto encourages others to maneuver African American women towards the heart of discussions of "the trouble" in bad, city neighborhoods.

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