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The Resource Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption, Bryan Stevenson

Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption, Bryan Stevenson

Label
Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption
Title
Just mercy
Title remainder
a story of justice and redemption
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Stevenson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justice
Summary
The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justice
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2015.
  • Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Non-Fiction, 2015.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2014.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
Biography type
autobiography
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10361391
Cataloging source
AZZPT
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Stevenson, Bryan
Dewey number
  • 353.4/8092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
KF373.S743
LC item number
A3 2014
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1130
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Stevenson, Bryan
  • Equal Justice Initiative
  • Social reformers
  • Lawyers
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Legal assistance to the poor
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of justice and redemption
Label
Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption, Bryan Stevenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: higher ground -- Mockingbird players -- Stand -- Trials and tribulation -- The old rugged cross -- Of the coming of John -- Surely doomed -- Justice denied -- All God's children -- I'm here -- Mitigation -- I'll fly away -- Mother, mother -- Recovery -- Cruel and unusual -- Broken -- The stonecatchers' song of sorrow
Control code
ocn877914371
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9780812994520
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)877914371
Label
Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption, Bryan Stevenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: higher ground -- Mockingbird players -- Stand -- Trials and tribulation -- The old rugged cross -- Of the coming of John -- Surely doomed -- Justice denied -- All God's children -- I'm here -- Mitigation -- I'll fly away -- Mother, mother -- Recovery -- Cruel and unusual -- Broken -- The stonecatchers' song of sorrow
Control code
ocn877914371
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9780812994520
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)877914371

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