ISBN-10:
0896086771
ISBN-13:
9780896086777
Pub. Date:
09/01/2002
Publisher:
South End Press
Justice in Everyday Life: The Way It Really Works / Edition 1

Justice in Everyday Life: The Way It Really Works / Edition 1

by Howard Zinn

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Justice in Everyday Life: The Way It Really Works / Edition 1

Howard Zinn's powerful anthology on the way justice really works in the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780896086777
Publisher: South End Press
Publication date: 09/01/2002
Series: Radical 60s Series
Pages: 392
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the South End Press Editionix
Introduction: Justice in Everyday Lifexi
1Police1
Justifiable Homicide: Due Process for Franklin Lynch3
Hemenway Street11
The Police and Johnny K.21
George Enos and the Baby Carriage30
The Complaint of Jamie Wickens41
Triple Jeopardy59
Aberration--or Pattern?63
Solutions73
2Courts75
Elijah Adlow's Court77
Gideon's Trumpet and the Mass Defenders92
The Rendition of Malik Hakim100
A Jury of One's Peers107
The Unimportant Case: Jose Gonzales110
A "Prostitute" in Morrisey's Court117
Commonwealth v. Jones: The Case of Pepe126
Solutions138
3Prisons141
Punishment143
Charles Street Jail155
Walpole163
Journal from Hell--Jimmy Barrett's Diary in the DSU--Bridgewater173
Solutions190
4Housing193
Jusice Is Having a Decent Place to Live195
The Eviction of Peter and Catherine Hannon207
5Work215
Injustice at Work217
6Health231
Two-Class Health Care in the Boston Ghetto233
Mental Institutions for the Poor251
Mental Institutions for the Well-Off259
A Postscript271
7Schools273
All Schools Are Prep Schools275
Sexual Tracking and Other School Tricks283
The Wellesley Incident291
A Black Student Sits in the Assembly While the Mayor Speaks ("If You're Black, There's No Explanation")309
8Fighting Back319
"The People First" versus Judge Troy321
Tenants Organizing334
Winning Back Jobs at Boston State345
Conclusion: Fighting Back353

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