The condemnation of blackness : race, crime, and the making of modern urban America / Khalil Gibran Muhammad.

Author
Muhammad, Khalil Gibran, 1972- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010.
Description
ix, 380 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: The mismeasure of crime -- Saving the nation : the racial data revolution and the negro problem -- Writing crime into race : racial criminalization and the dawn of Jim Crow -- Incriminating culture : the limits of racial liberalism in the progressive era -- Preventing crime : white and black reformers in Philadelphia -- Fighting crime : politics and prejudice in the city of brotherly love -- Policing racism : Jim Crow justice in the urban north -- Conclusion: The conundrum of criminality.
ISBN
  • 9780674035973 (alk. paper)
  • 0674035976 (alk. paper)
  • 9780674062115 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 0674062116 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2009014930
OCLC
318970547
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