Delinquent boys

the culture of the gang
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Routledge & Kegan Paul , London
Gangs., Juvenile delinqu
Statementby Albert K. Cohen, with an introd. by W. J. Sprott.
SeriesInternational library of sociology and social reconstruction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9069 .C53 1956
The Physical Object
Pagination202, 15 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6196506M
LC Control Number56004360
OCLC/WorldCa2193127

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by Albert K. Cohen Hardcover3/5(1). About the author () Cohen is Professor of Sociology at the University of Connecticut.

He is President-elect of the Society for the Study of Social Problems. The central idea of this book is that the widespread "crisis" of juvenile delinquency can be grappled with only if one first understands delinquency as a persistent subculture that is traditional in certain neighborhoods of our cities.

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Delinquent Boys: The Culture of the Gang. ALBERT K. COHEN. Glencoe, Ill.: The Free Press, pp. $ In this book Cohen attempts to refocus the thinking and research on delinquency.

His central theme, from which he never deviates, is that delinquency can best be under- stood in terms of subcultures traditional in : Wilfrid C. Bailey. (). Delinquent Boys: The Culture of the Gang by Albert K. Cohen. International Journal of Group Psychotherapy: Vol.

7, No. 3, pp. Author: Kenneth I. Wollan. The book The Jack-Roller: A Delinquent Boy’s Own Story, Clifford R. Shaw is published by University of Chicago Press. The Jack-Roller: A Delinquent Boy’s Own Story, Shaw, Becker, Burgess All Chicago e-books are on sale at 30% off with the code EBOOK   Book 1 is FREE on Smashwords and only 99 cents on Amazon US.

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Delinquent Boys: The Culture of the Gang. Albert K. Cohen. Glencoe, III.: The Free Press, pp. $Author: Wilfrid C. Bailey. In Delinquent Boys: The Culture of the Gang (), Cohen tied these divergent approaches together in a single theory.

Proposing a general theory of subcultures, Cohen argued that similar ideas tend to arise among people who experience similar social circumstances. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Cohen, Albert Kircidel. Delinquent boys. Glencoe, Ill.: Free Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) The “Nickel Boys”, is a ‘fictitious’ story -inspired by truth of what happened at the state-run institution, “The Dozier, Florida, School for Boys”- that took place at the height of the Civil Rights Movement.

‘The Nickel Academy’ was an establishment for boys /5. Inhis book "Delinquent Boys," Cohen investigated trends of criminal behavior in lower-class urban areas of the United States, then built on. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cohen, Albert Kircidel. Delinquent boys. Glencoe, Ill.: Free Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type.

Albert K. Cohen (J – Novem ) was a prominent American criminologist. He is known for his Subcultural Theory of delinquent urban gangs, including his influential book Delinquent Boys: Culture of the Gang. He has served as Vice President of the American Society of Criminology from – and in he received the society's Edwin H.

Sutherland. Page 4 of 11 Encyclopedia of Criminological Theory: Cohen, Albert K.: Delinquent Boys terms of the means that are available to them.

Those who lack the means to attain the American Dream employ various adaptations to deal with the ensuing stress. Crime is one adaptation: people may commit crime to attain the dream of economic Size: 34KB.

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Publication date Topics Gangs, Juvenile delinquency Publisher Glencoe, Ill.: Free Press Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by [email protected] on Aug SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:. Albert K. Cohen (J - Novem ) was an American criminologist and Professor of Sociology at the University of Connecticut, known for his subcultural theory of delinquent urban gangs, including his influential book Delinquent Boys: Culture of the he received the society's Edwin H.

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