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A New Framework
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Table of Contents

Introduction by Joan Moore


Chapter One

Chapter Two

Chapter Three

Chapter Four


Chapter Seven

Chapter Eight
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edited by Meda Chesney-Lind and John M. Hagedorn

The first collection of classic and contemporary writings on female gangs ever assembled.

Essays by Meda Chesney-Lind and John Hagedorn



A Genealogy of Gangs in Chicago

A new history of gangs in Chicago
Paper delivered at the Globalizing Gangs Conference, Geneva. May 2009
On the Chicago School
from Gangs in the Global City

Housing, Gangs, and Homicide: What We Can Learn from Chicago
with Brigid Rauch. Urban Affairs Review 42:4.
March 2007. Pp 435-456

Hiding the History of the Chicago Police Review of former CPD Chief Terry Hillard's' "inside" History of the Chicago Police.
Criminal Justice Review 2009. 34: p267

Race Not Space
A Revisionist History of Gangs in Chicago
Journal of African American History 91:2

Housing and Homicide.
Policy Paper for the
Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

Building a Way to Stop Murder
Chicago Tribune, Jun 1 2003

"Gangs of New York and Chicago"
Chicago Tribune, January 19, 2000

"Girl Gangs: Are Girls Getting More Violent?"
Streetwise Nov, 1999

Children in Organized Armed Violence - Chicago
USA Section of 11 Nation Report

Articles on Globalization
and Armed Young Men

The Global Impact of Gangs
The Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice 21:2
May 2005 pp 153-169

Making Sense of Central America Maras

Air & Space Power. May 2008

Gangs in Late Modernity

from Gangs in the Global City

Gangs and Globalization
in Malcolm Klein et al
The Euro-Gang Paradox


Vita Curriculum

and Affiliations:

Department of Criminal Justice.
University of Illinois-Chicago

Great Cities Fellow 2001-8; 2013

Gangs in Court

Gang Stereotypes in Court
Chrnonicle of the International Association of Youth and Family Judges and Magistrates. January 2013 71-75

Breaking the Frame: Responding to Gang Stereotypes in Capital Cases. with Bradley MacLean
Memphis Law Review 42: 1027-1060

Gangs and Terrorism

Eli Anderson, Terrorism,
and the Method of Social Science.

Lecture on September 11

On Violence and Randall Collins
Anthropos 104:1 p 211. 2009

Hagedorn on NBC Nightly News

Encyclopedia Articles

Gangs and Politics

Gangs and Masculinity


Research and other
Articles on Milwaukee

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