The first civil right : how liberals built prison America / Naomi Murakawa.

Author
Murakawa, Naomi [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]
Description
xii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. The first civil right : protection from lawless racial violence -- 2. Freedom from fear : white violence, black criminality, and the ideological fight for law-and-order -- 3. Policing the Great Society : modernizing law enforcement and rehabilitating criminal sentencing -- 4. The era of big punishment : mandatory minimums, community policing, and death penalty bidding wars -- 5. The last civil right : freedom from state-sanctioned racial violence.
ISBN
  • 9780199892785 (hbk.)
  • 0199892784 (hbk.)
  • 9780199892808 (pbk.)
  • 0199892806 (pbk.)
LCCN
2014453404
OCLC
866619825
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