Youth Violence in Latin America

Gangs and Juvenile Justice in Perspective

  • Editors
  • Gareth A. Jones
  • Dennis Rodgers

Part of the Studies of the Americas book series (STAM)

About this book


This volume provides a systematic overview of the contemporary Latin American youth violence phenomenon. The authors focus specifically on youth gangs, juvenile justice issues, and applied research concerns, providing a rounded and balanced exploration of this increasingly important topic.


gang logic methods violence youth

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