“Streets of menace”: Constructing and deconstructing youth “gangs” in two Australian cities

This paper explores the symbolic and instrumental impacts associated with labelling particular groups of young people as perpetrators of organised gang activity. Using case studies from two Australian cities, we point primarily to the constitutive and damaging nature of much media and public discour...
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Author:

Murray Lee [VerfasserIn]

Mark Halsey [VerfasserIn]

Asher Flynn [VerfasserIn]

Format:

Electronic Article

Language:

English ; Spanish ; mis ; French ; Portuguese

Published:

2021

Subjects:

young people

violence

de-escalation

gang discourse

j´óvenes

violencia

desescalar

discurso de bandas

Social legislation

K7585-7595

Containing Work:

In: Oñati Socio-Legal Series - Oñati International Institute for the Sociology of Law, 2012, 11(2021), 5, Seite 1114-1132

Containing Work:

volume:11 ; year:2021 ; number:5 ; pages:1114-1132

Links:

https://doaj.org/article/fe0a7063e9e344e7b5adf0b8cd0509c9 [kostenfrei]

https://opo.iisj.net/index.php/osls/article/view/1249 [kostenfrei]

Journal toc [kostenfrei]

Catalog id:

DOAJ071095772

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