Race and Crime / Edition 3

Race and Crime / Edition 3

by Shaun L. Gabbidon, Helen Taylor Greene
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1452202605

ISBN-13: 9781452202600

Pub. Date: 03/22/2012

Publisher: SAGE Publications

In the third edition of Race and Crime, award winning authors Shaun Gabbidona and Helen Taylor Greene continue to examine the history of how racial and ethnic groups intersect with the U.S. criminal justice system, and investigates key contemporary issues relevant to understanding the current state of race/ethnicity and crime in the United

Overview

In the third edition of Race and Crime, award winning authors Shaun Gabbidona and Helen Taylor Greene continue to examine the history of how racial and ethnic groups intersect with the U.S. criminal justice system, and investigates key contemporary issues relevant to understanding the current state of race/ethnicity and crime in the United States. This thought-provoking text provides students the latest research and data on White, Black, Hispanic, Asian-American and Native American intersections with the criminal justice system. The unique historical perspective is integrated throughout the text and provides students with a panoramic perspective on race and crime.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452202600
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/22/2012
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
1,272,881
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Third Edition
Acknowledgments
1. Overview of Race and Crime
2. Extent of Crime and Victimization
3. Theoretical Perspectives on Race and Crime
4. Policing
5. Courts
6. Sentencing
7. The Death Penalty
8. Corrections
9. Juvenile Justice
Conclusion
Appendix
Glossary
Credits and Sources
References
Index
About the Authors

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