"Grow Your Hair Out": Chicano Gang Masculinity and Embodiment in Recovery


Using ethnographic data from Los Angeles, this article examines how bodily displays and practices deepen participation in gang recovery. Two distinctive faith-based programs—Homeboy Industries and Victory... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Edward Flores (University of California, Merced)

Topic Areas

Gender Studies , Social Science--Quantitative , Chicano/a -- Mexican


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