Hoffer LD, Junkie Business: the Evolution and Operation of a Heroin Dealing Network. Thomson Wadsworth Publishing: Belmont, CA. Junkie Business: The Evolution and Operation of a Heroin Dealing Network | 1st Edition. Lee D. Hoffer. View as Instructor. Product cover for Junkie Business. Free Essay: 1) Brief Overview of the Book Lee D. Hoffer’s “Junkie Business: The Evolution and Operation of a Heroin Dealing Network” is an.
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Lee D. Hoffer, Ph.D., research instructor, Department of Psychiatry in the School of Medicine
Erica marked it as to-read May 04, Christina Bowser rated it liked it Feb 13, The central aim of Junkie Business is to describe how an illegal buiness — selling heroin — developed and was operated.
An easy to understand look into a faction of life that is hard to comprehend as an outsider. EL Martino added it Sep 27, The system works because most of the time users follow those rules. Lists with This Book. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Junkie Business: The Evolution and Operation of a Heroin Dealing Network by Lee D. Hoffer
Jessica Garvin hofcer it as to-read Jan 05, Hoffer admits he went into the study with some preconceived assumptions about drug-dealers and violence, but those notions were quickly busuness after witnessing firsthand the day-to-day operations. But having met Kurt jhnkie Danny through Urban Links, trust and rapport had already been established, so the two allowed Hoffer near-unfettered access into their lives.
Lucas marked it as to-read Sep 27, Want to Read saving…. Vinny Garcha marked it as to-read Feb 04, Ace rated it really liked it Jan 22, Andy rated it liked it Feb 28, Brennan rated it really liked it Feb 08, The work is an ethnographic case study of how these two users became heroin dealers and operated their dealing network from in Denver. Bailey added it Nov 12, Refresh and try again.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Andrea rated it it was amazing May 15, Drew rated it really liked it Oct 28, Imogen added it Dec 17, The research covers the period prior to the main dealers selling heroin and documents how the operation progressed from a loose-knit street-based partnership to a private business with a clear and well-organized division of labor.
Paperbackpages. The magnitude and resiliency of the underground economy associated with the distribution of heroin is astounding.
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The day-to-day life of a heroin dealer remains a mystery. With estimates of between 1 million and 3 million heroin users in jknkie United States, the daily numbers of heroin sales are striking.
Junkie Business: The Evolution and Operation of a Heroin Dealing Network
Jamie marked it as to-read Jan 19, Kelsey added it Feb 16, Brae Kay marked it as to-read Nov 26, Open Preview See a Problem? Feb 08, Bradley Crump rated it really liked it. Brandon S rated it it was amazing Dec 17, Ultimately, selling heroin was very hard work and it did not free the dealers from responsibility. But in spite of this considerable activity, little is know about how clandestine organizations that sell heroin operate, adapt or change over time.
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