Righteous Dopefiend

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Righteous Dopefiend
Author : Philippe Bourgois
File Size : 54,7 Mb
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Language : English
Release Date : 29 April 2009
ISBN : 0520230884
Pages : 394 pages
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Righteous Dopefiend by Philippe Bourgois Book PDF Summary

Explores the world of homelessness and drug addiction in contemporary United States, discussing such themes as violence, race relations, sexuality, family trauma, social inequality, and power relations.

Righteous Dopefiend

Explores the world of homelessness and drug addiction in contemporary United States, discussing such themes as violence, race relations, sexuality, family trauma, social inequality, and power relations.

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Righteous Dopefiend

This powerful study immerses the reader in the world of homelessness and drug addiction in the contemporary United States. For over a decade Philippe Bourgois and Jeff Schonberg followed a social network of two dozen heroin injectors and crack smokers on the streets of San Francisco, accompanying them as they

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Righteous Dopefiend

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