Mexican Gangs in South Bend

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Abstract

Discusses relationship between cities, poverty and gangs nationally and in South Bend. Discusses Mexican involvement in local gangs and themes of location, ethnic composition, motivation, popular media’s influence and gang violence. Reports on youth boxing programs and other measures to help local youth avoid gangs. In English and Spanish.

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Document Type
  • Document

Creator
  • Joey Leary

  • Sophia Cortez

Date Created
  • 2008-12-01

Publication Date
  • 2008-12-01

Subject
  • Children and Youth

  • Regional Research

  • Immigration and Transnationalism

  • Religion

Language
  • English

Record Visibility and Access Public
Content License
  • All rights reserved

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Institute for Latino Studies Student Research Briefs

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