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Racial Profiling in America

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Causes & prevention of crime,
  • Racism & racial discrimination,
  • Police Administration,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Criminology,
  • Social Science / Criminology,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration,
  • Discrimination in law enforcement,
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10080210M
ISBN 100131146947
ISBN 109780131146945

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Unique in both its scope and focus, Racial Profiling in America is a “must read” to anyone interested in this contemporary issue. Offering a comprehensive view of the topic, the author addresses the origins, components, dilemmas, and challenges surrounding racial profiling. Utilizing current research and statistics, the book offers a balanced presentation that moves beyond one point of. Get this from a library! Racial profiling in America. [Alejandro del Carmen] -- From the Publisher: Unique in both its scope and focus, Racial Profiling in America is a "must read" to anyone interested in this contemporary issue. Offering a comprehensive view of the topic, the. Racial Profiling: Everyday Inequality, was written by Alison Behnke and published by Twenty-First Century Books in From reading this novel, I learned the many different ways that racial profiling occurs in the criminal justice system and how unfair the criminal justice system acts towards people of 4/5. Racial profiling isn’t confined to New York and its police department. Racial profiling is a fact of life for young African-Americans. This spring I taught at an historic black university.

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