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Author Zilberg, Elana, 1963-

Title Space of detention : the making of a transnational gang crisis between Los Angeles and San Salvador / Elana Zilberg
Published Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2011


Description 1 online resource (344 pages)
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents Introduction: neoliberal securityscapes -- Chronology: the divided ends of peace -- Latino looter: law of place -- Street hoodlum: topographic reform -- Criminal cop: spatial justice -- Criminal deportee: transnational space -- Gang peace activist: the space of civil society -- Soldier cop: remitarized space -- The gang-crime-terrorism continuum -- Conclusion: hall of mirrors -- Epilogue: impressions from a political present
Summary An ethnographic analysis of the purported transnational gang crisis between the United States and El Salvador, based on extensive research in Los Angeles and San Salvador
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Graubünden Regierung
Gangs -- California -- Los Angeles
Gangs -- El Salvador -- San Salvador
Salvadorans -- California -- Los Angeles
Gangs -- Government policy -- United States
Gang prevention -- United States
TRUE CRIME -- Organized Crime.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
Gang prevention
Gangs -- Government policy
Gäng -- El Salvador.
Gäng -- Förenta staterna.
Salvadoraner -- Förenta staterna.
Ungdomsbrottslighet -- El Salvador.
California -- Los Angeles
El Salvador -- San Salvador
United States
El Salvador
Los Angeles, Calif.
El Salvador -- emigration och immigration -- Förenta staterna.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0822392801