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Streetwise A Complete Manual of Security and Self Defense by Peter Consterdine

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Published by Summersdale Publishers .
Written in English


  • Combat sports & self-defence,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Martial Arts & Self-Defense

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8653745M
ISBN 101873475527
ISBN 109781873475522

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  Streetwise was an ok book but it's not something I'll be wanting to read again anytime soon. Once I got into it this book was enjoyable, the whole taxonomy thing creeped me out though. I loved Silver, she was intriguing, a unique character and /5.   That photographic chronicle is presented in TINY: STREETWISE REVISITED, which contains some of the pictures of Tiny and the Seattle street kids as well as photographs of Tiny and her family over the following years. It is a less than glamorous "Life in America". The book reprints John Irving's Introduction to the original "Streetwise"/5(15). Streetwise is a documentary film by director Martin Bell. It followed in the wake of a July Life magazine article, "Streets of the Lost", by writer Cheryl McCall and photographer Mary Ellen Mark (Bell's wife). According to Mark's accompanying book, eponymously titled Streetwise, McCall and Mark traveled to Seattle, Washington Directed by: Martin Bell. Client Online Inside Appointment Booking ***Online Booking for Inside Appointments for Tuesday’s. Welcome to StreetWise Client Online Inside Appointment Booking!

The ultimate collection of street photography from Magnum Photos. Magnum Streetwise is the definitive collection of street photography from Magnum Photos, and an unparalleled opportunity to follow in the footsteps of the true greats of the genre. An essential addition to the street photography canon, this volume showcases hidden gems alongside many of street photography’s most famous images/5(42).   While Mary Ellen Mark and husband,Martin Bell,were filming their haunting masterpiece,Streetwise,in ,Mary Ellen was also busy taking their snap-shots and what a worthwhile effort this was! Anyone who viewed the film will recognize each photograph of the runaways of Seattle found in Mark`s same-titled book/5(4). Streetwise: Race, Class, and Change in an Urban Community - Kindle edition by Anderson, Elijah. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Streetwise: Race, Class, and Change in an Urban Community/5(8). "The sharpness of his observations and the simple clarity of his prose recommend his book far beyond an academic audience. Vivid, unflinching, finely observed, Streetwise is a powerful and intensely frightening picture of the inner city."—Tamar Jacoby, New York Times Book Review "The book is without peer in the urban sociology literature.

It is the narrative technique of Streetwise that makes you forget you're watching a documentary; the absolutely natural quality of the children's voices has the storytelling exactness of fiction. And the unobtrusive quality of the camerawork contributes to the impression that Streetwise is as concrete and inevitable as a good novel. Cascading Menus by STREETWISE - INDEX. 01/ The Wikipedia article Streetwise includes links to the LIFE magazine article that began this project, the writer's website (which includes the preface and postscript to the story, and the film's transcript), and links to other relevant media about the film and cast. In a May interview, Veena Sud stated her inspiration for The Killing season 3 came from Streetwise, Mary Ellen Mark's book /5.   Streetwise is a wonderful, seminal work of urban ethnography that helped define the discipline and changed our understanding of poverty and racism in an American city. This treasure of a book is vital today, when the struggles of the poor to adapt to globalization have somehow become associated, in the public consciousness, to the white working /5.