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              The Con Men: Hustling in New York City
               

              The Con Men: Hustling in New York City (Hardback)

              By Williams, Terry; Milton, Trevor B.

              • OUR PRICE $59.50

              This vivid account of hustling in New York City explores the sociological reasons why con artists play their game and the psychological tricks they use to win it. Terry Williams and Trevor B. Milton, two prominent sociologists and ethnographers, spent years with New York con arti ...

              ISBN 9780231170826
              Published 15 September 2015 by Columbia University Press
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              Series Studies in Transgression
              Language (English)
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              The Gang Paradox: Inequalities and Miracles on the U.S.-Mexico Border
               

              The Gang Paradox: Inequalities and Miracles on the U.S.-Mexico Border (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Duran, Robert J.

              • OUR PRICE $84.50

              Robert J. Duran analyzes the impact of deportation, incarceration, and racialized perceptions of criminality on Latino families and youth along the U.S.-Mexico border. He finds significantly less gang membership and activity than common fearmongering claims would have us believe.

              ISBN 9780231181075
              Published 15 August 2018 by Columbia University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Transgression
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              Enforcing Freedom: Drug Courts, Therapeutic Communities, and the Intimacies of the State
               

              Enforcing Freedom: Drug Courts, Therapeutic Communities, and the Intimacies of the State (Hardback)

              By Kaye, Kerwin

              • OUR PRICE $219.00

              Kerwin Kaye offers an ethnographic account of drug courts and mandatory treatment centers as a system of coercion, demonstrating how the state uses notions of rehabilitation as a means of social regulation. Enforcing Freedom presents a critical perspective on the punitive side of ...

              ISBN 9780231172882
              Release Date 15 July 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Series Studies in Transgression
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              The Con Men: Hustling in New York City

              The Con Men: Hustling in New York City (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Williams, Terry; Milton, Trevor B.

              • OUR PRICE $52.99

              This vivid account of hustling in New York City explores the sociological reasons why con artists play their game and the psychological tricks they use to win it. Terry Williams and Trevor B. Milton, two prominent sociologists and ethnographers, spent years with New York con arti ...

              ISBN 9780231170833
              Published 15 August 2017 by Columbia University Press
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              Series Studies in Transgression
              Language (English)
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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              Down and Out in New Orleans: Transgressive Living in the Informal Economy
               

              Down and Out in New Orleans: Transgressive Living in the Informal Economy (Hardback)

              By Marina, Peter J.

              • OUR PRICE $94.99

              In the years since Hurricane Katrina, modern-day bohemians have flocked to New Orleans but often find themselves skirting poverty. Down and Out in New Orleans follows their journeys, depicting the lives of those on the social fringes as they carve out unique paths in a resilient ...

              ISBN 9780231178525
              Published 15 August 2017 by Columbia University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Transgression
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              Exiled in America: Life on the Margins in a Residential Motel
               

              Exiled in America: Life on the Margins in a Residential Motel (Hardback)

              By Dum, Christopher P.

              • OUR PRICE $94.99

              Residential motels have long been a place of last resort for many vulnerable Americans-released prisoners, people with disabilities or mental illness, struggling addicts, the recently homeless, and the working poor. Cast aside by their families and mainstream society, they surviv ...

              ISBN 9780231176422
              Published 15 August 2016 by Columbia University Press
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              The Age of Lone Wolf Terrorism

              The Age of Lone Wolf Terrorism (Hardback)

              By Hamm, Mark S.; Spaaij, Ramon; Foreword by Cottee, Simon

              • OUR PRICE $79.00

              Terrorism experts Mark S. Hamm and Ramon Spaaij combine criminological theory with empirical and ethnographic research to map the pathways of lone-wolf radicalization, helping with the identification of suspected individuals and recognizing patterns of indoctrination. Reviewing c ...

              ISBN 9780231181747
              Published 15 April 2017 by Columbia University Press
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              Series Studies in Transgression
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              The Gang Paradox: Inequalities and Miracles on the U.S.-Mexico Border
               

              The Gang Paradox: Inequalities and Miracles on the U.S.-Mexico Border (Hardback)

              By Duran, Robert J.

              • OUR PRICE $245.99

              Robert J. Duran analyzes the impact of deportation, incarceration, and racialized perceptions of criminality on Latino families and youth along the U.S.-Mexico border. He finds significantly less gang membership and activity than common fearmongering claims would have us believe.

              ISBN 9780231181068
              Published 15 August 2018 by Columbia University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Transgression
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              Immigration Policy in the Age of Punishment: Detention, Deportation, and Border Control
               

              Immigration Policy in the Age of Punishment: Detention, Deportation, and Border Control (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Kretsedemas, Philip; Brotherton, David C.

              • OUR PRICE $94.99

              This book takes a critical, interdisciplinary, and transnational look at immigration enforcement. It connects neoliberal governance, global labor markets, and the national obsession with securing borders to recast deportation, detention, and border-control policies in the United ...

              ISBN 9780231179379
              Published 15 February 2018 by Columbia University Press
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              Enforcing Freedom: Drug Courts, Therapeutic Communities, and the Intimacies of the State
               

              Enforcing Freedom: Drug Courts, Therapeutic Communities, and the Intimacies of the State (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kaye, Kerwin

              • OUR PRICE $82.00

              Kerwin Kaye offers an ethnographic account of drug courts and mandatory treatment centers as a system of coercion, demonstrating how the state uses notions of rehabilitation as a means of social regulation. Enforcing Freedom presents a critical perspective on the punitive side of ...

              ISBN 9780231172899
              Release Date 15 July 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Series Studies in Transgression
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