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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While earlier books have dealt with marijuana dealers and cocaine dealers, this will be the first study hotfer to provide an “insider’s perspective” on the business of dealing heroin.
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Molly rated it really liked it May 13, Shade rated it it was amazing Sep 07, With estimates of between 1 million and 3 million heroin users in the United States, the daily numbers of heroin sales are striking.
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Because addicts typically cannot maintain a surplus they often have to purchase the drug every day. Mike added it Mar 14, Jessica Garvin marked it as to-read Jan 05, Stacey rated it really liked it Dec 24, Lucas marked it as to-read Sep 27, But having met Kurt and Danny through Urban Links, trust and rapport had already been established, so the two allowed Hoffer near-unfettered access into their lives.
Junkie Business: The Evolution and Operation of a Heroin Dealing Network
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Brennan rated it really liked it Feb 08, Marley added it Feb 11, Rachael added it May 02, As their only source of income, eventually the business took on a life of its own, and for Kurt and Danny there was simply no way out other that to busiess to deal. To ask other readers questions about Junkie Businessplease sign up.
Junkie Business: The Evolution and Operation of a Heroin Dealing Network by Lee D. Hoffer
Jackie added it Jul 12, Brandon S rated it it was amazing Dec 17, Michelle marked it as to-read Nov 26, But in spite of this considerable activity, little is know about how clandestine organizations that sell heroin operate, adapt or change over time.
Ana Maria rated it it was amazing Oct 22, James Ziegler rated it it was amazing Dec 15, Nick rated it did not like it Nov 23, The work is an ethnographic case study of how these two users became heroin dealers and operated their dealing network from in Denver. Preview — Junkie Business by Lee D.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Ag rated it really liked it Mar 20, Justin rated it it was amazing Nov 06, Hoffer admits he went into the study with some preconceived assumptions about drug-dealers and violence, but those notions were quickly dashed after witnessing firsthand the day-to-day operations.
Refresh and try again. Ultimately, selling heroin was very hard work and it did not free the dealers from responsibility.