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Author Boyles, Andrea S., 1973- author
Title Race, place, and suburban policing : too close for comfort / Andrea S. Boyles
Imprint Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2015]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HV7936.P8 B69 2015    AVAILABLE    30610020496469
Descript xx, 245 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-234) and index
Introduction -- Race, place, and policing in the United States -- "You're nothing but trash over here" : black faces in white places -- There's a new sheriff in town : the police making contact -- "It's the same song" : the tragedies of Kevin Johnson and Charles "Cookie Thornton" -- The road to reconciliation -- Conclusion and discussion
"Relying on compelling interviews from the Meacham Park neighborhood--a marginalized Black enclave located in a predominately white affluent St. Louis suburb, this book brings to life the everyday interactions of disadvantaged suburban Blacks as they faced annexation, aggressive policing, two nationally profiled shootings, and intervention from the United States Department of Justice (USDOJ)"--Provided by publisher
Subject Police-community relations -- Missouri -- Kirkwood
African Americans -- Missouri -- Kirkwood -- Social conditions
Police -- Missouri -- Kirkwood
Racism in criminology -- Missouri -- Kirkwood
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