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Author Black, Timothy.

Title When a heart turns rock solid / Timothy Black.

Imprint New York : Pantheon Books, 2009.


Description xxxviii, 421 p. : 1 map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.353-397) and index.
Contents "I'm a Jíbaro, but I get my haircut in the city" -- The lost generation -- Bilingual education and the school drop out -- The tail of the drug trade -- The block -- Leaving the streets -- Transitions -- The prison pipeline -- Rebel without a cause -- When a heart turns rock solid -- Good and bad.
Subject Puerto Ricans -- Massachusetts -- Springfield.
Puerto Ricans -- Massachusetts -- Springfield -- Economic conditions.
Puerto Ricans -- Massachusetts -- Springfield -- Social life and customs.
Poor -- Massachusetts -- Springfield.
Springfield (Mass.) -- Social conditions.
ISBN 9780307377746

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