Becoming feared

Fashioning and projecting the violent self

Authored by: Mark Halsey

The Routledge International Handbook on Fear of Crime

Print publication date:  December  2017
Online publication date:  December  2017

Print ISBN: 9781138120334
eBook ISBN: 9781315651781
Adobe ISBN:

10.4324/9781315651781-30

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Abstract

The code [of the street] revolves around the presentation of self. Its basic requirement is the display of a certain predisposition to violence.

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