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After the war on crime : race, democracy, and a new reconstruction

Author: Mary Louise Frampton; Ian Haney-López; Jonathan Simon
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2008.
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Sparks a fresh conversation about the war on crime and its consequences

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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After the war on crime.
New York : New York University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007049404
(OCoLC)182528984
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Louise Frampton; Ian Haney-López; Jonathan Simon
ISBN: 9788147278247 8147278241
OCLC Number: 233536220
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 238 pages)
Contents: Introduction Part I Crime, War, and Governance 1 The Place of the Prison in the New Government of Poverty Loic Wacquant 2 America Doesn't Stop at the Rio GrandeAngelina Snodgrass Godoy 3 From the New Deal to the Crime Deal Jonathan Simon 4 The Great Penal Experiment: Lessons for Social Justice Todd R. ClearPart II A War-Torn Country: Race, Community, and Politics 5 The Code of the Streets Elijah Anderson 6 The Contemporary Penal Subject(s) Mona Lynch 7 Th e Punitive City RevisitedKatherine Beckett and Steve Herbert 8 Frightening Citizens and a Pedagogy of Violence William LyonsPart III A New Reconstruction 9 Smart on Crime Kamala D. Harris 10 Rebelling against the War on Low-Income, of Color, and Immigrant Communities Gerald P. Lopez 11 Of Taints and TimeJessie Allen 12 The Politics of the War against the Young Barry Krisberg 13 Transformative Justice and the Dismantling of Slavery's Legacy in Post-Modern America Mary Louise Frampton AfterwordVan JonesContributors Index
Responsibility: edited by Mary Louise Frampton, Ian Haney López, and Jonathan Simon.
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This brave book challenges us, urgently, to rethink crime and punishment for the 21st century. It is not by accident that the U.S. became the world's largest incarcerator in just thirty-five years. Read more...

 
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