Her findings are impossible to ignore. Through her innovative analysis of cases, ideological and media trends, and practices that resonate below the public radar even in the new century, issues, Russell-Brown explores the tacit and subtle ways that deviance is systematically linked to people of color. Now, in its tenth anniversary year, Katheryn Russell-Brown’s book is more relevant than ever.
The Color of Crime Second Edition: Racial Hoaxes, White Fear, Black Protectionism, Police Harassment, and Other Macroaggressions Critical America #ad - Nyu press. In this new edition, each chapter is updated and revised, and two new chapters have been added. The jena six, duke lacrosse team, james byrd, sean bell, amadou Diallo, and all of those victimized in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina are just a few of the racially fueled cases that have made headlines in the past decade.
Russell-brown continues to ask, why do black and white americans perceive police actions so differently? Is White fear of Black crime justified? Do African Americans really protect their own? Should they? And why are we still talking about O. J. Russell-brown surveys the landscape of American crime and identifies some of the country’s most significant racial pathologies.
Images of Color, Images of Crime: ReadingsOxford University Press #ad - The book gives equal attention to the links between images of color and images of crime as well as the ramifications of criminal justice policies and practices. Changes to the new edition include the following:* Revised introductory and concluding chapters that more clearly outline the focus and selection of the racial and ethnic groups discussed.
The book further examines the ways in which gender, culture, religion, sexuality, and sexual orientation are central components of racialized constructions. A new chapter provides examples of current criminal justice practices and crime control policies on racial and ethnic groups, prosecution and sentencing, including law enforcement policies, and imprisonment.
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In their place, kozol offers a humane, dramatic challenge to our nation to fulfill at last the promise made some 50 years ago to all our youngest citizens. Board of education, segregation of black children has reverted to its highest level since 1968. In many inner-city schools, a stick-and-carrot method of behavioral control traditionally used in prisons is now used with students.
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The sixth edition covers the best and the most recent research on patterns of criminal behavior and victimization, police practices, court processing and sentencing, drug use, immigration and crime, the death penalty, and correctional programs, unconscious bias, giving students the facts and theoretical foundation they need to make their own informed decisions about discrimination within the system.
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He digs underneath these events to uncover patterns and policies of authority that allow some citizens become disempowered, poor, exploited, disenfranchised, vulnerable, uneducated, and disposable. To help us understand the plight of vulnerable communities, mass incarceration, he examines the effects of unfettered capitalism, and political power while urging us to consider a new world in which everyone has a chance to become somebody.
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At the end of the day, the project revealed that black men are deeply divided over how they view each other and their country. It included the findings of an ambitious nationwide poll and offered an eye-opening window into questions of race and black male identity—questions gaining increasing attention with the emergence of Senator Barack Obama as a serious presidential contender.
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Over the last 100 years, perhaps no segment of the American population has been more analyzed than black males. The subject of myriad studies and dozens of government boards and commissions, black men have been variously depicted as the progenitors of pop culture and the menaces of society, their individuality often obscured by the narrow images that linger in the public mind.
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