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Author Gowan, Teresa

Title Hobos, hustlers, and backsliders : homeless in San Francisco / Teresa Gowan

Publ Info Minneapolis, Minn. : University of Minnesota Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 PC Rapoza Reserve  PCRAPOZA SSC GOW 1.001    DUE 12-19-14 +2 HOLDS
 PC Reserve  HV4506.S355 G69 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HV4506.S355 G69 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HV4506.S355 G69 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxiv, 340 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-328) and index
Contents Backstories -- Urban ethnography beyond the culture wars -- Managing homelessness in the United States -- The street : watch out, San Francisco! Ain't gonna get no peace -- Moorings : some other kind of life -- Word on the street : no one loves a loser -- The new hobos -- Rabble management : like I need more drugs in my life? -- The homeless archipelago : a little room for myself -- The old runaround : class cleansing in San Francisco -- The road to Nowheresville
LC subject Homeless persons -- California -- San Francisco
Homeless men -- California -- San Francisco
Homelessness -- California -- San Francisco
ISBN 9780816648696 (hc : alk. paper)
0816648697 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816669677 (pb : alk. paper)
0816669678 (pb : alk. paper)