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Title Blind goddess : a reader on race and justice / edited by Alexander Papachristou.

Imprint New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus Distribution, 2011.
1 hold on first copy returned of 3 copies

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    305.896 BLI    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    305.89607 BLI    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    305.89607 BLI    Available
Description xvii, 350 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The New Jim Crow / by Michelle Alexander -- Race, incarceration, and American values / by Glenn C. Loury -- Class, race & hyperincarceration in revanchist America / by Loic Wacquant -- Profiling unmasked : from criminal profiling to racial profiling / by David A. Harris -- Stop-question-frisk analyses provided / by the Center for Constitutional Rights -- The shame of New York City / by Bob Herbert -- The war on drugs and the African American community / by Marc Mauer -- Decades of disparity : drug arrests and race in the United States / by Human Rights Watch -- Should good people be prosecutors? / by Paul Butler -- "What's a defense?" by Amy Bach -- Judgment and discrimination / by David Cole -- Illegal racial discrimination in jury selection : a continuing legacy / by the Equal Justice Initiative -- No exit : the expanding use of life sentences in America / by Ashley Nellis and Ryan S. King -- New political and cultural meanings / by David Garland -- Texas tough by Robert Perkinson -- Prisoners of the census in New York : democracy on the March! by Eric Lotke -- Incarceration and social inequality / by Bruce Western and Becky Pettit -- Death by a thousand little cuts : studies of the impact of incarceration byTodd R. Clear -- Doing less harm / by Michael Tonry -- The fire this time / by Michelle Alexander -- From racial profiling to racial literacy / by Lani Guinier.
Subject Race discrimination -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
Added Author Papachristou, Alexander.
ISBN 9781595586995 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1595586997 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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