Place Management, Guardianship, and the Establishment of Order

John E. Eck
Tamara D. Madensen-Herold, University of Nevada, Las Vegas


Our thesis us that standard explanations for order in neighborhoods ignores property ownership and place management. By focusing exclusively on how residents, individually and collectively, create guardianship, particularly over juveniles, the standard thesis ignores a fundamental and tangible source of social order. …See full text for complete abstract.