Profiles in injustice : why racial profiling cannot work / David A. Harris.

Author
Harris, David A., 1957- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., 2003.
Description
xi, 303 p. ; 21 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-284) and index.
Contents
Profiles in injustice : American life under the regime of racial profiling -- Profiling past and present, and high-discretion police tactics -- Profiling unmasked : from criminal profiling to racial profiling -- Hard numbers : why racial profiling doesn't add up -- Costs of racial profiling : casualties and collateral damage -- It's not just driving while Black : how profiling affects Latinos, Asians, and Arabs -- Meeting the challenge of racial profiling -- Case study : how one police agency changed for the better -- Racial profiling after September 11, 2001 : new reality, same problems -- Self-fulfilling prophecy and the future.
Other format(s)
Supplementary material such as legislative updates and press releases on racial profiling and other issues is available at the American Civil Liberties Union Web site via the World Wide Web.
ISBN
  • 1565848187 (pbk.)
  • 1565846966 (hc.)
OCLC
52135663
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