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Global Lockdown
By Julia Sudbury

Global Lockdown

Race, Gender and the Prison-Industrial Complex

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Global Lockdown by Julia Sudbury

Book Description

Global Lockdown is the first book to apply a transnational feminist framework to the study of criminalization and imprisonment. The distinguished contributors to this collection offer a variety of perspectives, from former prisoners to advocates to scholars from around the world. The book is a must-read for anyone concerned by mass incarceration and the growth of the prison-industrial complex within and beyond U.S. borders, as well as those interested in globalization and resistance.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415950572
ISBN-10: 0415950570
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Feb-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Global Lockdown by Julia Sudbury Global Lockdown, Hardback (February 2005)

The rise of women in prison around the world is an under-told story with few available books on the subject. In this book, the contributors offer a variety of perspectives, from former prisoners to advocates from around the world.

Other Kinds of Dreams by Julia Sudbury Other Kinds of Dreams, Paperback (May 1998)

Through an empirical study of black women;s organisations, this book interrogates contemporary theories of racism and racialisation, political mobilisation and feminism relating the experiences of black women to wider issues of politics.

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Author Biography - Julia Sudbury

Julia Sudbury is Canada Research Chair in Social Justice, Equity, and Diversity at the Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto. She is the author of Other Kinds of Dreams: Black Women's Organizations and the Politics of Transformation.

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