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Angels Town: Chero Ways, Gang Life, and the Rhetorics of Everyday Ralph Cintron

Angels Town: Chero Ways, Gang Life, and the Rhetorics of Everyday

Ralph Cintron

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ISBN : 9780807046371
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288 pages
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As issues of power and social order loom large in Angelstown, Ralph Cintron shows how eruptions on the margins of the community are emblematic of a deeper disorder. In their language and images, the members of a Latino community in a midsizedMoreAs issues of power and social order loom large in Angelstown, Ralph Cintron shows how eruptions on the margins of the community are emblematic of a deeper disorder. In their language and images, the members of a Latino community in a midsized American city create self-respect under conditions of disrepect. Cintrons innovative ethnography offers a beautiful portrait of a struggling Mexican-American community and shows how people (including ethnographers) make sense of their lives through cultural forms.