American Sociological Association

Stealing a Bag of Potato Chips and Other Crimes of Resistance

Sociologist Victor M. Rios shows in his study how some young men make trouble as means of gaining respect. This excerpt is an adaptation from his book Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys.

Authors

Victor M. Rios

Journal

Volume

11

Issue

1

Starting Page

48

Ending Page

53