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University of Chicago Press. Where It All Began “. 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.
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Whyte differentiated between “corner boys” and “college boys”: Views Read Edit View history. Langonewho lived in the North End and knew Whyte personally, believed Whyte had mischaracterized the neighborhood:. It is also a testament to the importance of WPA jobs at the time. Retrieved from ” https: Conversely, the “college boys” were more interested in good education and moving up the social ladder.
Whyte, who came from a well-to-do family, considered the neighborhood a slumand wanted to learn more about its “lower class” society.
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Where It All Began. Pages to import images to Wikidata.
Through this work, Whyte became a pioneer in participant observation which he called “participant observer research”. Post-Gazette, American Independence Edition. Street Corner Society describes various groups and communities within the district. The book was not popular in the North End,  and Whyte’s description of the neighborhood as a “slum” has been called into question.
It was Whyte’s first book.
William Foote Whyte (1914–2000)
Not all the reviews have been positive. 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.
The second part of the book describes the relations of fkote structure, politics, and racketeering in that district. The first part of the book contains detailed accounts of how local gangs were formed soiedade organized. This page was last edited on 13 Octoberat