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Roma And Gypsy - Travellers In Europe: Modernity, Race, Space And Exclusion
Bancroft (U. of Edinburgh, UK) surveys the social, political, and legal exclusion of continental Europe's Roma people and of Gypsy-Travellers (for English Romanichels, Welsh Kale, Scottish TravellersExpand
Young people, biographical narratives and the life grid: young people’s accounts of parental substance use
Research into potentially sensitive issues with young people presents numerous methodological and ethical challenges. While recent studies have highlighted the advantages of task-based activities inExpand
“They're doing people a service”—qualitative study of smoking, smuggling, and social deprivation
TLDR
Cigarette and tobacco smuggling is viewed positively by low income smokers as a way of dealing with the increasing cost of cigarettes, and smokers in areas of deprivation show little support for tackling smuggling until more action is taken to address the material and personal factors that make it difficult for them to quit. Expand
Concepts of illicit drug quality among darknet market users: Purity, embodied experience, craft and chemical knowledge.
TLDR
How users established and compared drug quality was investigated, which could mean reliability, purity, potency, and predictability of effect, and the different kinds of knowledge users drew on to assess quality. Expand
Responsible use to responsible harm: illicit drug use and peer harm reduction in a darknet cryptomarket
Sale of illicit drugs through online ‘cryptomarkets’ is a notable innovation in the illicit drug market. Cryptomarkets present new ways of configuring risk and harm in relation to drug use. I examineExpand
Getting Wasted: Why College Students Drink Too Much and Party So Hard
or a racket and scam that preys on gullible people. Yet, as Urban recognizes, ‘‘religion’’ as a category does not inherently exclude either evil or criminal activity. Despite returning to thisExpand
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