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The Resource Tapping into The Wire : the real urban crisis, Peter L. Beilenson and Patrick A. McGuire ; featuring a conversation with David Simon

Tapping into The Wire : the real urban crisis, Peter L. Beilenson and Patrick A. McGuire ; featuring a conversation with David Simon

Label
Tapping into The Wire : the real urban crisis
Title
Tapping into The Wire
Title remainder
the real urban crisis
Statement of responsibility
Peter L. Beilenson and Patrick A. McGuire ; featuring a conversation with David Simon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses the television series "The Wire" to discuss the connections between inner-city poverty and drug-related violence in Baltimore
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Wire (Television program)
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Beilenson, Peter L
Dewey number
362.1092/27526
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 380
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1946-
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McGuire, Patrick A.
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  • Beilenson, Peter L
  • Social Problems
  • Urban Health
  • Mass Media
  • Public Policy
Label
Tapping into The Wire : the real urban crisis, Peter L. Beilenson and Patrick A. McGuire ; featuring a conversation with David Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The new public health crisis : Wallace's world -- Heroin central : the street life of Bubbles, Marlo, and Johnny -- Losing the war on drugs : the pit vs. the police -- Medicalize vs. legalize : Hamsterdam -- Needle exchange and the AIDS dilemma : sticking it to "the bug" -- Treatment on demand as a strategy : Walon's success story -- School performance and the MIA parent : the tragedy of Dukie's education -- Teenage pregnancy and STDS : Shardene escapes -- Firepower : Snoop's Beretta, Avon's Heckler, and Omar's Mossberg -- Place matters : why didn't Bodie just leave? -- Of paint and guns : did Omar Little die of lead poisoning? -- Obese yet malnourished : the weighty contradiction of Prop Joe -- Public health and politics : the promise and peril of Tommy Carcetti
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9781421407500
Lccn
2012008014
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GT407500
  • (FIPpSEB)GT407500
  • (OCoLC)778828653
Label
Tapping into The Wire : the real urban crisis, Peter L. Beilenson and Patrick A. McGuire ; featuring a conversation with David Simon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The new public health crisis : Wallace's world -- Heroin central : the street life of Bubbles, Marlo, and Johnny -- Losing the war on drugs : the pit vs. the police -- Medicalize vs. legalize : Hamsterdam -- Needle exchange and the AIDS dilemma : sticking it to "the bug" -- Treatment on demand as a strategy : Walon's success story -- School performance and the MIA parent : the tragedy of Dukie's education -- Teenage pregnancy and STDS : Shardene escapes -- Firepower : Snoop's Beretta, Avon's Heckler, and Omar's Mossberg -- Place matters : why didn't Bodie just leave? -- Of paint and guns : did Omar Little die of lead poisoning? -- Obese yet malnourished : the weighty contradiction of Prop Joe -- Public health and politics : the promise and peril of Tommy Carcetti
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9781421407500
Lccn
2012008014
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GT407500
  • (FIPpSEB)GT407500
  • (OCoLC)778828653

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