Sidewalk. Mitchell Duneier, Author, Ovie Carter, Photographer Farrar Straus Duneier infiltrated a stretch of lower Sixth Avenue frequented by scavengers. An exceptional ethnography marked by clarity and candor, Sidewalk takes us Duneier spent five years with these individuals, and in Sidewalk he argues that. Sociologist Duneier, author of Slim’s Table, offers an accessible and Duneier spent five years with these individuals, and in Sidewalk he argues that, contrary.
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Account Options Sign in. Why this is so involves an intricate pas de deux between the street people and residents. Macmillan- Social Science – pages. Sociologist Duneier, author of Slim’s Table, The Men without Accounts.
A Scene from Jane Street. An important study of the heart and mind of the street, Sidewalk also features an insightful afterword by longtime book vendor Hakim Hasan.
Documents of Life 2: His aim is to have us really begin to see such men. Afterword by Hakim Hasan.
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The sellers are mostly black men; many are homeless, drug addicts, alcoholics. Account Options Sign in. There was a problem adding your email address.
Sidewalk Mitchell Duneier Limited preview – Sidewalk Mitchell Duneier Limited preview – Sociologist Duneier, author of Slim’s Tableoffers sicewalk accessible and compelling group portrait of several poor black men who make their livelihoods on the sidewalks of Greenwich Village selling secondhand goods, panhandling, and scavenging books and magazines. They are not an aimless gathering of down-and-outers, but a complex world of norms and self-regulation, of variegated attitudes and self-images.
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Looks at labeling processes in treatment of the homeless; interrogates the “broken windows” theory of policing. Shows how to make important links between micro and macro; how a research project works; how sociology can transform common sense.
Any day along Sixth Avenue in the Village, rows of tables congest the sidewalk, piled with reading material for sale—from new books to old magazines retrieved from Dumpsters. Selected pages Title Page. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Shows how ethnography works; includes a detailed methodological appendix and an afterword by research subject Hakim Hasan.
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While Duneier’s lens is academic, he shows real people behind the street masks. In this, he is ably assisted by the numerous photographs by Pulitzer-winner Ovie Carter illustrating the people, places, and sidewzlk of which Duneier writes. An important study of the heart and mind of the street, Sidewalk also features an insightful afterword by longtime book vendor Hakim Hasan.
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