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Author Williams, Dianne
Title Race, Ethnicity and Crime : Alternate Perspectives
Imprint New York : Algora Publishing, 2011
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Note Intro -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Chapter 1. Race, Ethnicity and Criminality. Is There a Relationship? -- Chapter 2. The Criminal Justice System -- Chapter 3. Race, Ethnicity and the Media -- Chapter 4. Race and the Death Penalty -- Chapter 5. Race, Ethnicity and Terrorism -- Chapter 6. Race, Ethnicity and Human Trafficking. -- Chapter 7. Race, Ethnicity and the Concept of Crime- An Alternate Perspective -- Bibliography -- Index
This fresh new textbook to balance theory and the real world, addressing topics relating to race, ethnicity, criminality and criminalization, looking at the criminal justice system, the media, and the death penalty. In addition to information on crime and incarceration rates, White-collar crime, and the "typical criminal," the discussion of minorities and public perceptions is set within a broader context including the issues of terrorism and human trafficking, where race and ethnicity are also vital to public perceptions
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Williams, Dianne Race, Ethnicity and Crime : Alternate Perspectives New York : Algora Publishing,c2011 9780875869155
Subject Race.;Crime and race.;Ethnicity.;Mass media and race relations.;Justice, Administration of
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