books by Philippe Bourgois
En quête de respect : Le crack à New York
Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology (Blackwell Readers in Anthropology)
Heart of Darkness
I scare easily so I didn't really want to get into this book, but for professional reasons I wanted quickly to access and understand a diverse lot of anthropological theory about violence as a phenomenon, and wound up with this book on my shelf and then, I took it everywhere I went for about a month. A heavy book physically, VIOLENCE IN WAR AND PEACE benefits from Blackwell Publishing's wide ...
Righteous Dopefiend (California Series in Public Anthropology)
University of California Press
Everyone in America should read this ethnography.
This excellent, well written, and page turning ethnography should be a must read for Americans. This puts a real and true face to the problems of the homeless in our country. The Anthropologic theory can be difficult for lay readers, but it is minimal and not an obstacle at all. This book changed the way I look at drug addicts and the homeless and deepened my understanding of the impossible Catch ...
In Search of Respect: Selling Crack in El Barrio (Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences)
Cambridge University Press
Apartheid in America
A well written, well researched ethnography that reveals structural violence and apartheid in America. Easy to read even for non-social scientists.
Banana Wars: Power, Production, and History in the Americas (American Encounters/Global Interactions)
Duke University Press
This book is well researched and very informative. A few of the essays were a little boring to me but the rest more than make up for it. My favorites were by Cindy Forster, Steve Striffler and the conclusion essay (who I forget already the writer) are excellent. These essays give you a look at not only the industry but the people involved and how a single funny fruit has shaped many peoples' ...
Ethnicity at Work (Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History and Culture)
Professor Philippe Bourgois
The Johns Hopkins University Press
"You can't do nothing in this damn place": sex and intimacy among couples with an incarcerated male partner.: ...
Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Inc.
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The Narcissistic Family: Diagnosis and Treatment
Life Lessons: Two Experts on Death and Dying Teach Us About the ...
Twelve Years A Slave (Library of Southern Civilization)
The Beatles Anthology
Forensic Art and Illustration
Getting Out & Staying Out: A Black Man's Guide to Success After Prison
Letters to Young Black Men: Advice and Encouragement for a Difficult ...
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Serving Productive Time: Stories, Poems, and Tips to Inspire Positive ...
Chicken Soup for the Prisoner's Soul: 101 Stories to Open the Heart ...
How to Talk to Anyone: 92 Little Tricks for Big Success in ...
The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains
Making Sense of People: Decoding the Mysteries of Personality (FT ...
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