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Description - Policing The Black Man by Angela J. Davis

Policing the Black Man explores and critiques the many ways the criminal justice system impacts the lives of African American boys and men at every stage of the criminal process from arrest through sentencing. Essays range from an explication of the historical roots of racism in the criminal justice system to an examination of modern-day police killings of unarmed black men. The coauthors discuss and explain racial profiling, the power and discretion of police and prosecutors, the role of implicit bias, the racial impact of police and prosecutorial decisions, the disproportionate imprisonment of black men, the collateral consequences of mass incarceration, and the Supreme Court's failure to provide meaningful remedies for the injustices in the criminal justice system. Policing the Black Man is an enlightening must-read for anyone interested in the critical issues of race and justice in America.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780525436614
ISBN-10: 0525436618
Format: Paperback / softback
(203mm x 132mm x 24mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Alfred A. Knopf
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Publish Date: 15-May-2018
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Angela J. Davis

ANGELA J. DAVIS, a graduate of Harvard Law School, is a professor of law at the American University Washington College of Law and the author of Arbitrary Justice- The Power of the American Prosecutor

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