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Author Kaplan, Elaine Bell.

Title "We live in the shadow" : inner-city kids tell their stories through photographs / Elaine Bell Kaplan
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2013
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Summary Looking at their photo of railroad tracks, a group of preteen students in South Central Los Angeles see either ""a way out of the ghetto, "" or a ""dirty, bad environment."" Such are the impressions expressed in the poignant ""We Live in the Shadow"": Inner-City Kids Tell Their Stories through Photographs. In Elaine Bell Kaplan's perceptive book, at-risk youth were given five-dollar cameras to tell stories about their world. Their photos and stories show us their response to negative inner-city teen images. We follow them into their schools, and we hear about their creativ
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Subject City children -- United States -- Social conditions.
Equality -- United States.
Inner cities -- United States.
Photography -- Social aspects -- United States.
Urban poor -- United States -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1439907897
1439907919 (electronic bk.)
9781439907917 (electronic bk.)