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The Resource Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America, James Forman, Jr

Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America, James Forman, Jr

Label
Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America
Title
Locking up our own
Title remainder
crime and punishment in black America
Statement of responsibility
James Forman, Jr
Title variation
Crime and punishment in black America
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forman, James
Dewey number
364.973089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9950
LC item number
.F655 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Life and death, Power over
  • African American judges
  • African American politicians
  • African American police
  • United States
  • Social justice
Label
Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America, James Forman, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Origins. Gateway to the war on drugs : marijuana, 1975 ; Black lives matter : gun control, 1975 ; Representatives of their race : the rise of African American police, 1948-78 -- Part II: Consequences. "Locking up thugs is not vindictive" : sentencing, 1981-82 ; "The worst thing to hit us since slavery" : crack and the advent of warrior policing, 1988-92 ; What would Martin Luther King, Jr., say? : stop and search, 1995 -- Epilogue: The reach of our mercy, 2014-16
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780374189976
Lccn
2016041345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn959667302
  • (OCoLC)959667302
  • 942348
Label
Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America, James Forman, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Origins. Gateway to the war on drugs : marijuana, 1975 ; Black lives matter : gun control, 1975 ; Representatives of their race : the rise of African American police, 1948-78 -- Part II: Consequences. "Locking up thugs is not vindictive" : sentencing, 1981-82 ; "The worst thing to hit us since slavery" : crack and the advent of warrior policing, 1988-92 ; What would Martin Luther King, Jr., say? : stop and search, 1995 -- Epilogue: The reach of our mercy, 2014-16
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780374189976
Lccn
2016041345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn959667302
  • (OCoLC)959667302
  • 942348

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