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The Resource African Americans and criminal justice : an encyclopedia, Delores D. Jones-Brown, Beverly D. Frazier, and Marvie Brooks, Editors

African Americans and criminal justice : an encyclopedia, Delores D. Jones-Brown, Beverly D. Frazier, and Marvie Brooks, Editors

Label
African Americans and criminal justice : an encyclopedia
Title
African Americans and criminal justice
Title remainder
an encyclopedia
Statement of responsibility
Delores D. Jones-Brown, Beverly D. Frazier, and Marvie Brooks, Editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive compilation of essays documents the historical and contemporary impact of the law and criminal justice system on people of African ancestry in the United States
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.089/96073003
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones-Brown, Delores D
  • Frazier, Beverly D
  • Brooks, Marvie
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  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Discrimination in capital punishment
  • African American criminals
  • United States
  • African American criminals
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Discrimination in capital punishment
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Afroamerikanismus
  • Diskriminierung
  • Strafrechtspflege
  • Ethnische Beziehung
  • USA
Label
African Americans and criminal justice : an encyclopedia, Delores D. Jones-Brown, Beverly D. Frazier, and Marvie Brooks, Editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abu-Jamal, Mumia -- Adams, the Honorable Eric L. -- African diaspora, crime, and justice -- Alternative sentencing -- American Law and African Americans -- Barry, J. Marion S. -- Bell, Sean -- Black Panther Party -- Black protectionism -- Brown, H. Rap (aka Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin) -- Brown, James Joseph -- Bumpurs, Elanor -- Byrd, Jr., James -- Carmichael, Stokely -- Citizenship -- Civil Rights Movement -- Cochran, Jr., Johnnie L. -- Code of the Street -- Community-based crime and reentry theory -- Conyers, Jr. John -- Correctional system and African Americans -- Criminal deportation -- Critical race theory -- Dahmer, Jeffrey Lionel -- Dating violence (H.R. 789) -- Davis, Angela Yvonne -- Davis, Larry -- Davis, Troy Anthony -- D.C. Snipers -- Death penalty -- Diallo, Amadou -- Disproportionality and crime -- DNA testing -- Domestic violence and African American families -- Dorismond, Patrick -- Drug treatment strategies -- Du Bois, W.E.B. -- Dutton, Charles Stanley -- Early intervention for African Americans -- Education -- Environmental justice -- Eugenics -- Evers, Medgar -- Eyewitness misidentification -- Fair Sentencing Act of 201 -- Faith-based prisoner reentry -- False confessions -- Federal Death Penalty Abolition Act of 2009 (S. 650) -- Federal sentencing disparity -- Ferguson, Colin -- Francois, Kendall -- Gangs -- Gates, Jr., Henry Louis -- Grant, Oscar -- Habitual Offender Laws -- Hate crimes -- Healing communities -- Hip-Hop culture -- Homicide -- Hurricane Katrina -- Inequality theory -- Innocence Project -- Institutional racism -- Institutional racism : a United Kingdom perspective -- Inter-racial offending -- Intra-racial offending -- Jackson, Jesse -- Jefferson, the Honorable William Jennings -- Jena Six -- Jones, Jr., Prince Carmen -- Juries -- King, Rodney Glen -- Lee, Anthony Dwain/Dwayne -- Legal representation -- Legal socialization and race -- Los Angeles riots of 1992 -- Louima, Abner -- Lynching -- Malcolm X (aka El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz) -- Mapp, Dollree -- Martin, Trayvon -- Mitchell, Margaret Laverne -- Nation of Islam -- 100 Blacks in law enforcement who care -- Organized crime -- Petit apartheid -- Police brutality -- Price, Craig -- Prisoner reentry and African Americans -- Prisoner reentry models : a focus on Arkansas -- Prisons -- Public housing -- Racial hoaxes and media representations -- Racial profiling -- Racial stereotyping and wrongful convictions -- Robeson, Paul -- Rockefeller Drug Laws : policy review -- Ross, Ricky "Freeway" -- Ross, Robert -- Scottsboro cases -- Sentencing disparities -- Sex crimes and race -- Shakur, Assata (aka Joanne Chesimard) -- Shakur, Tupac Amaru -- Sharpton, Jr., Alfred Charles -- Simpson, Orenthal James "O.J." -- Slavery -- Snitching, the miseducation of -- Socioeconomic factors -- Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) -- Stop Snitching Campaign -- Streetwise Project -- Structural racism and violence -- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) -- Termination of parental rights -- Theories of race and crime -- Three Strikes Legislation -- Till, Emmett -- War on Drugs -- Wells-Barnett, Ida B. -- When work disappears : the world of the new urban poor -- White, Walter Francis -- Williams, Wayne -- Wolfgang, Marvin -- Wrongful convictions -- Young, Jr. Cornel -- Youth violence -- Zebratown -- Zongo, Ousmane
Control code
ocn729344399
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 631 pages
Isbn
9780313357169
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013042831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)729344399
Label
African Americans and criminal justice : an encyclopedia, Delores D. Jones-Brown, Beverly D. Frazier, and Marvie Brooks, Editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abu-Jamal, Mumia -- Adams, the Honorable Eric L. -- African diaspora, crime, and justice -- Alternative sentencing -- American Law and African Americans -- Barry, J. Marion S. -- Bell, Sean -- Black Panther Party -- Black protectionism -- Brown, H. Rap (aka Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin) -- Brown, James Joseph -- Bumpurs, Elanor -- Byrd, Jr., James -- Carmichael, Stokely -- Citizenship -- Civil Rights Movement -- Cochran, Jr., Johnnie L. -- Code of the Street -- Community-based crime and reentry theory -- Conyers, Jr. John -- Correctional system and African Americans -- Criminal deportation -- Critical race theory -- Dahmer, Jeffrey Lionel -- Dating violence (H.R. 789) -- Davis, Angela Yvonne -- Davis, Larry -- Davis, Troy Anthony -- D.C. Snipers -- Death penalty -- Diallo, Amadou -- Disproportionality and crime -- DNA testing -- Domestic violence and African American families -- Dorismond, Patrick -- Drug treatment strategies -- Du Bois, W.E.B. -- Dutton, Charles Stanley -- Early intervention for African Americans -- Education -- Environmental justice -- Eugenics -- Evers, Medgar -- Eyewitness misidentification -- Fair Sentencing Act of 201 -- Faith-based prisoner reentry -- False confessions -- Federal Death Penalty Abolition Act of 2009 (S. 650) -- Federal sentencing disparity -- Ferguson, Colin -- Francois, Kendall -- Gangs -- Gates, Jr., Henry Louis -- Grant, Oscar -- Habitual Offender Laws -- Hate crimes -- Healing communities -- Hip-Hop culture -- Homicide -- Hurricane Katrina -- Inequality theory -- Innocence Project -- Institutional racism -- Institutional racism : a United Kingdom perspective -- Inter-racial offending -- Intra-racial offending -- Jackson, Jesse -- Jefferson, the Honorable William Jennings -- Jena Six -- Jones, Jr., Prince Carmen -- Juries -- King, Rodney Glen -- Lee, Anthony Dwain/Dwayne -- Legal representation -- Legal socialization and race -- Los Angeles riots of 1992 -- Louima, Abner -- Lynching -- Malcolm X (aka El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz) -- Mapp, Dollree -- Martin, Trayvon -- Mitchell, Margaret Laverne -- Nation of Islam -- 100 Blacks in law enforcement who care -- Organized crime -- Petit apartheid -- Police brutality -- Price, Craig -- Prisoner reentry and African Americans -- Prisoner reentry models : a focus on Arkansas -- Prisons -- Public housing -- Racial hoaxes and media representations -- Racial profiling -- Racial stereotyping and wrongful convictions -- Robeson, Paul -- Rockefeller Drug Laws : policy review -- Ross, Ricky "Freeway" -- Ross, Robert -- Scottsboro cases -- Sentencing disparities -- Sex crimes and race -- Shakur, Assata (aka Joanne Chesimard) -- Shakur, Tupac Amaru -- Sharpton, Jr., Alfred Charles -- Simpson, Orenthal James "O.J." -- Slavery -- Snitching, the miseducation of -- Socioeconomic factors -- Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) -- Stop Snitching Campaign -- Streetwise Project -- Structural racism and violence -- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) -- Termination of parental rights -- Theories of race and crime -- Three Strikes Legislation -- Till, Emmett -- War on Drugs -- Wells-Barnett, Ida B. -- When work disappears : the world of the new urban poor -- White, Walter Francis -- Williams, Wayne -- Wolfgang, Marvin -- Wrongful convictions -- Young, Jr. Cornel -- Youth violence -- Zebratown -- Zongo, Ousmane
Control code
ocn729344399
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 631 pages
Isbn
9780313357169
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013042831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)729344399

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