Homies and Hermanos: God and Gangs in Central America

Kobo ebook | November 28, 2011

byRobert Brenneman

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Using the tools of sociological theory, Robert Brenneman seeks to discover why a pot-smoking, gun-wielding "homie" gang member would want to trade in la vida loca for a Bible and the buttoned-down lifestyle of an evangelical hermano (brother in Christ) - and to what extent this strategy works for the many youth who have tried it.

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Using the tools of sociological theory, Robert Brenneman seeks to discover why a pot-smoking, gun-wielding "homie" gang member would want to trade in la vida loca for a Bible and the buttoned-down lifestyle of an evangelical hermano (brother in Christ) - and to what extent this strategy works for the many youth who have tried it.

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:November 28, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199912491

ISBN - 13:9780199912490

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