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Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Conversely, the “college boys” were more interested in good education and moving up the social ladder. It received little attention when it was first published, but upon being reissued in it became a bestseller as well as a standard college text, and established Whyte’s reputation as a pioneer in participant observation.
American National Biography Online. This page was last edited on 13 Octoberat It is also a testament to the importance of WPA jobs at the time. Through this work, Whyte became a pioneer in participant observation which he called “participant foohe research”.
Street Corner Society First edition. The first part of the book contains detailed accounts of how local gangs were formed and organized.
Sociedade de esquina – William Foote Whyte
Compaesani — people originally from the same Italian town — are one example. Post-Gazette, American Independence Edition. Where It All Began. Street Corner Society describes various groups and communities within the district.
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William Foote Whyte (1914–2000)
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Views Read Edit View history. It received little attention at the time, but when it was republished in it garnered critical praise and became a bestseller and a standard college text.
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In the late s, on a fellowship from Harvard University Whyte lived in the North End of Bostonwhich was mostly inhabited by first- and second-generation immigrants from Italy. Where It All Began “.
Whyte, who came from a well-to-do family, considered the neighborhood a slumand wanted to learn more about its “lower class” society. The book was first published as Street Corner Society: The book was not popular in the North End,  and Whyte’s description of the neighborhood as a “slum” has been called into question.
Langonewho lived in the North End and knew Whyte personally, believed Whyte had mischaracterized the neighborhood:. Pages to import images to Wikidata. The second part of the book describes the relations of social structure, politics, and racketeering in that district.
It was Whyte’s first book.