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The first part of the book contains detailed accounts of how local gangs were formed and organized. Whyte, who came from a well-to-do family, considered the neighborhood a slumand wanted to learn more about its “lower class” society.
Whyte differentiated between “corner boys” and “college boys”: It was Whyte’s first book. Street Corner Society describes various groups and communities within the district. It is also a testament to the importance of WPA jobs at the time. It has since been translated into at least six different languages and reprinted in many editions.
Where It All Began. In the late s, on a fellowship from Harvard University Whyte lived in the North End of Bostonwhich was mostly inhabited by first- and second-generation immigrants from Italy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved from ” https: American National Biography Online. Street Corner Society First edition. Not all the reviews have been positive. Conversely, the sociedad boys” were more interested in good education and moving up the social ladder.
It received little attention when it was first published, but upon being esquian in it became a bestseller as well as a standard college text, and established Whyte’s reputation as a pioneer in participant observation. Through this work, Whyte became a pioneer in participant observation which he called “participant observer research”.
William Foote Whyte’s Documents
The second part of the book describes the relations of social structure, politics, and racketeering in that district. Compaesani — people originally from the same Italian town — are one example. Where It All Began “. University of Chicago Press.
Sociedade de esquina – William Foote Whyte
This page was last edited on 13 Octoberat Langoneesquuna lived in the North End and knew Whyte personally, believed Whyte had mischaracterized the neighborhood:. The book was not popular in the North End,  and Whyte’s description of the neighborhood as a “slum” has been called into question. Post-Gazette, American Independence Edition. The book was first published as Street Corner Society: Pages to import images to Wikidata.