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8 ball chicks

a year in the violent world of girl gangsters

by Gini Sikes

  • 90 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Anchor Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Female juvenile delinquents -- United States,
    • Gang members -- United States,
    • Gangs -- United States,
    • Juvenile delinquency -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesEight ball chicks
      StatementGini Sikes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9104 .S54 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 276 p. ;
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL985896M
      ISBN 100385474318
      LC Control Number96023949

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Dec 01,  · 8 Ball Chicks describes a world not often seen from the outside, even from the criminal justice community. The only reason I gave four stars is the book lacks a refinement in the writing, it has a sensationalist feel of a journalist (which the author is) and fails to look at the content from a academic and neutral standpoint/5.

Nov 29,  · In order to write 8 Ball Chicks journalist Gini Sikes spent a year hanging out with girl gangs in Los Angeles, Milwaukee, and San Antonio.

As Salon writes, "Sikes's analysis is sparse and not particularly illuminating ('Without an 8 ball chicks book national policy for youth, kids fell through the cracks in droves'), but she's got a good ear and the sense to step back and let her subjects seize the Cited by: Jan 20,  · In 8 Ball Chicks, we discover the fear and desperate desire for respect and status that drive girls into gangs in the first place--and the dreams and ambitions that occasionally help them to escape the catch of their existence.4/5.

In 8 Ball Chicks, we discover the fear and desperate desire for respect and status that drive girls into gangs in the first place–and the dreams and ambitions that occasionally help them to escape the catch of their existence.

8 BALL CHICKS: A Year in the Violent World of Girl Gangsters User Review - Kirkus In technique and impact the equivalent of a Fred Wiseman documentary, depicting one of the saddest and baddest 4/5(2). The 8 Ball Chicks of the title are the ladies' auxiliary of a male gang in San Antonio, where machismo licenses group rape as part of the initiation ritual.

And biology is destiny, even when it comes to dying: Overwhelmingly, girls are " left behind to pick up the pieces, to scrape together money for all the funerals, to raise their children without fathers." Author: Gini Sikes.

8 Ball Chicks: A Year in the Violent World of Girl Gangs. Expertly curated help for 8 Ball Chicks: A Year in the Violent World of Girl Gangs. Plus easy-to-understand solutions written by experts for thousands of other textbooks. *You will get your 1st month of Bartleby for FREE when you bundle with these textbooks where solutions are availableBook Edition: Nov 03,  · 8 BALL CHICKS: A Year in the Violent World of Girl Gangsters User Review - Kirkus.

In technique and impact the equivalent of a Fred Wiseman documentary, depicting one of the saddest and baddest subcultures of the social underbelly in a serial montage of girl ``gang- bangers /5(4).

In 8 Ball Chicks, we discover the fear and desperate desire for respect and status that drive girls into gangs in the first place--and the dreams and ambitions that occasionally help them to escape the catch of their existence. From the Trade Paperback edition. Oct 28,  · The book "8 Ball Chicks," written by Gini Sikes.

It is a thrilling yet shocking book about girls in gangs. The book explains in horrific detail the roles and existences of the girls in these gangs. Sikes traveled to several different cities to experience the life of girl gangsters.

In 8 Ball Chicks, we discover the fear and desperate desire for respect and status that drive girls into gangs in the first place--and the dreams and ambitions that occasionally help them to escape /5(12). Click to read more about 8 Ball Chicks: A Year in the Violent World of Girl Gangsters by Gini Sikes.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(3). Jan 01,  · 8 Ball Chicks is a book that i can't but down, I read Do or Die and it's nothing compared to that. I was chocked to learn about what gang girls go through and what's so disturbing, is that they feel like they don't have a way out, no education, money, they have kids at 15 years old from gang rape and they don't even report healthtechdays.com by: 8 Ball Chicks by Gini Sikes The book "8 Ball Chicks," written by Gini Sikes is a thrilling yet shocking book about girls in gangs.

The book explains in horrific detail the roles and existences of the girls in these gangs. Sikes traveled to several different cities to experience the life of girl gangsters. Nov 07,  · The Book "8 Ball Chicks" Eight Ball Chicks concise By Laura Anderson The book "8 Ball Chicks," written by Gini Sikes.

It is a thrilling yet shocking book about girls in gangs. The book explains in horrific detail the roles and existences of the girls in these gangs.

Nov 11,  · Eight Ball Chicks concise By Laura Anderson The book "8 Ball Chicks," written by Gini Sikes. It is a thrilling yet shocking book about girls in gangs. The book explains in horrific detail the roles and existences of the girls in these gangs.

Sikes traveled to several different cities to experience the life of girl gangsters. The book "8 ball chicks," written by Gini Sikes, is a thrilling yet shocking book about girls in gangs. Gini explains in horrific detail the engagement of the girls in these gangs. Most of the girl. Wanna-Be's Over the past 2 decades LA has earned the title "gang capital" of America Clinton's goals for -California 3 strike Law -BUT there was a lack of prevention programs Mandatory Minimums -The minimum sentence for someone caught with 5 grams or more of crack cocaine is.

Kathryn Jasmine Trevor Aubrie Where them girls at. Alicia and her sister grew up in the same household, but her sister avoided gangs and violence and attended college after high school.

This could possibly be explained through the _____, that Alicia had an excess of deviant. "Two scenes in 8 Ball Chicks are particularly poignant.

In one, Sikes meets an year-old killer and gang leader, Gat Man, the boyfriend of one of her female contacts. Gat Man wants to take the author on a drive-by and when she declines he believes her reluctance must be due to fear of arrest.

Aug 22,  · 8 Ball Chicks A Year in the Violent World of Girl Gangs by Gini Sikes available in Trade Paperback on healthtechdays.com, also read synopsis and reviews.

Dismissed by the police as mere adjuncts to or gofers for male gangs, girl gang members are in fact 5/5(1).Nonfiction Book Review: 8 Ball Chicks by Gini Sikes, Author, Sikes, Author Doubleday Books $ (p) ISBN Imagine a world in which teenage girls hang obituaries on their.In 8 Ball Chicks, we discover the fear and desperate desire for respect and status that drive girls into gangs in the first place—and the dreams and ambitions that occasionally help them to escape the catch of their existence.