English 001 A (Tenn): There Are No Children Here: Topic A

Problems with kids and street gangs as they relate to the book (focus on late 80s/Chicago if you can, but you can also get into Bay Area/current day issues)

Example Search Terms:


Child* or youth or teen* (NOTE: if using the Library Catalog, use $ instead of * as you would in databases and Google)

gangs 

recruitment

membership

"sense of belonging"

self-worth

peer pressure

financial gain

physical safety

protection