Child Welfare League of America

Beating the Odds: Crime, Poverty, and Life in the Inner City

By:
Robert P. McNamara


Beating the Odds: Crime, Poverty, and Life in the Inner City This inspiring story shares the story of a young boy who overcame the obstacles of a neglectful home life, juvenile crime, and abusive foster parents to become a successful professional. The author offers insights gained from his sociology training to explain the complexities of juvenile gangs and deviant behavior.

Price: $19.95
CWLA Stock Number: 7657
Publication Date: 1999
ISBN-13: 9780878687657

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