panhandling repertoires and routines for overcoming the nonperson treatment.

@article{Lankenau1999panhandlingRA,
  title={panhandling repertoires and routines for overcoming the nonperson treatment.},
  author={Stephen Lankenau},
  journal={Deviant behavior},
  year={1999},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={183-206}
}
In this article, I present panhandling as a dynamic undertaking that requires conscious actions and purposeful modifications of self, performances, and emotions to gain the attention and interest of passersby. I show that describing and theorizing panhandling in terms of dramaturgical routines is useful in understanding the interactions and exchanges that… CONTINUE READING