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  • Thrasher's landmark study of Chicago street gangs in the 1920s illustrates that the problem is not a new one on the urban landscape. Delinquency, property crime and violence are well documented in Thrasher's study of 1,313 gangs, which were conservatively estimated to have some 25,000 members.

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Language(s): EN-English

Volume or Year: Vol. 16, No. 2
Number or Issue: Fall 1996

Date Created: 09-01-1996
Date Last Modified: 09-01-1996

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