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Crime seems to change character when it crosses a bridge or a tunnel. In the city, crime is taken as emblematic of class and race. In the suburbs, though, it's intimate and psychological—resistant to generalization, a mystery of the individual soul.
Barbara Ehrenreich (b. 1941), U.S. author, columnist. (First published 1989). "Marginal Men," The Worst Years of Our Lives (1991).
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