gangs lecture note 6

gangs lecture note 6 - Meme can cause tunnel vision...

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Lecture 6 80% are victims of abuse before age 8 92% of all homicide in the US are done with guns Skinheads = first to use the internet Immigrant population- small percentage get involved in US gang Meme/Perceptions: perceptional blindness false positives Any unit of cultural information, such as practice or idea that gets transmitted verbally or by repeated action
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Unformatted text preview: Meme can cause tunnel vision Different gangs use the same name Gangs are unstable; they often change It is difficult to find the gangs structure Big Bang Theory: exaggerate the size and danger of juvenile gangs and OGs MYTH: wanna-be is a gonna- be (false) All gangs fit the social definition but not the penal Code Definition...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course INTERNATIO gang taught by Professor Valdez during the Winter '10 term at UC Irvine.

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