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Author Bourgois, Philippe I., 1956-

Title Righteous dopefiend / Philippe Bourgois, Jeff Schonberg.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    305.90874 BOU    Available
Description 359 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-343) and index.
Contents Introduction: a theory of abuse -- Intimate apartheid -- Falling in love -- A community of addicted bodies -- Childhoods -- Making money -- Parenting -- Male love -- Everyday addicts -- Treatment -- Conclusion: critically applied public anthropology.
Subject Drug addicts -- United States -- Social conditions.
Drug addicts -- United States -- Economic conditions.
Homeless persons -- Drug use -- United States.
Marginality, Social -- United States.
Added Author Schonberg, Jeff, 1967-
ISBN 9780520230880 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520230884 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520254985 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520254988 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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