Among the Thugs Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

Bill Buford
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the mob begin to chant at the train station in "Sunderland and Manchester"?

2. Where does R. McAllister work?

3. What does Buford realize as he talks to the men in "Sunderland and Manchester"?

4. What does the boy who looks like Keith Richards say to Buford about the football violence?

5. Who does Buford meet and spend a long and informative evening with in "Manchester"?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Buford notice about the flight to Turin that ends up proving himself wrong?

2. What happens to the Italian boy who goes into the crowd to practice his English in "Turin"?

3. How does Buford end up at the political disco party hosted by the NF?

4. What is the return flight from Turin to England like at the end of "Turin"?

5. What does Buford learn about the people high in command in the ICJ when he travels to Turin?

6. Why do the supporters come to a halt at the end of "Sardinia"?

7. What does Buford notice about the skinheads at the disco in "Bury St. Edmunds"?

8. Describe what DJ, a budding photographer, tells Buford at the beginning of "Dusseldorf."

9. What does Buford notice about the man he sees that stood close to him at the game in "Cambridge"?

10. What does Buford say about antisocial behaviors among members of the mob when it goes off in "Dawes Road, Fulham"?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Explain what the National Front promotes. How does Buford react to their behavior and mentality?

Essay Topic 2

Do you think European policemen are effective in controlling the chaos and violence of the football supporter's? How do the police help relieve or contribute to the violence of the crowds?

Essay Topic 3

Harry is man who leads a dual life. Explain the life of duality he leads. Do you think most men belonging to a firm lead a life of duality? How do these roles coexist?

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