The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness

Author: Michelle Alexander
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : New Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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It is no longer socially permissible to use race, explicitly, as a justification for discrimination, exclusion, and social contempt. Yet, as legal star Alexander reveals, today it is perfectly legal  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Alexander
ISBN: 9781595586438 1595586431
OCLC Number: 898229835
Notes: Comprend un index.
Description: xvii, 312 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The Rebirth of Caste --
The Lockdown --
The Color of Justice --
The Cruel Hand --
The New Jim Crow --
The Fire This Time.
Responsibility: Michelle Alexander.

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Devastating. . . . Alexander does a fine job of truth-telling, pointing a finger where it rightly should be pointed: at all of us, liberal and conservative, white and black.-ForbesAlexander is Read more...

 
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