The New Jim Crow

Author: Michelle Alexander
Publisher: The New Press
ISBN: 1595588191
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Now, ten-plus printings later, the long-awaited paperback version of the book Lani Guinier calls “brave and bold,” and Pulitzer Prize–winner David Levering Lewis calls “stunning,” will at last be available.

Summary The New Jim Crow

Author: e- Summary
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781541172869
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The New Jim Crow is an interesting, eye-opening book, which everyone should read in order to understand the issues of continued racial segregation in the United States.Here Is A Preview Of What You Will Get: A summarized version of the ...

The New Jim Crow

Author: Jesse Russell
Publisher: Book on Demand Limited
ISBN: 9785513296980
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Alexander deals in the book primarily with the issue of the current mass levels of incarceration (the United States, with 5% of the world's population, has 25% of the world's prisoners) and other means of societal suppression of African ...

The New Jim Crow Study Guide And Call To Action

Author: Veterans of Hope
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1304489191
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Drawing from and expanding on the themes of Michelle Alexander's acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this in-depth guide provides a launching pad for groups wishing to engage in deep, meaningful dialogue about race, racism, and ...

Jim Crow Laws

Author: Leslie V. Tischauser
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313386099
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The author argues that the current mass imprisonment of young African American
males in major U.S. cities and states has replaced Jim Crow laws as the modern
method of trapping blacks into the status of permanent second-class citizenship.
Millions of black males are either serving long prison terms or are labeled felons
for life. Many states punish felons even after they have served their sentences by
denying them the right to vote for the rest of their lives. She argues that black men
 ...

The Battle For Justice In Palestine

Author: Ali Abunimah
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 1608463478
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See Becky Pettit, Invisible Men: Mass Incarceration and the Myth of Black
Progress (New York: Russell Sage, 2012). Michelle Alexander, The New Jim
Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, revised edition (New
York: New Press, 2012), 11. Ibid., 4. Ibid., 2. Ibid., 8. Ibid., 6. Ibid., 6. Ibid., 6–7. Ibid
., 98. Ibid., 176. Ibid., 99. Ibid., 100. Ibid., 60. Ibid., 101. Monica Davey, “Chicago
Tactics Put Major Dent in Killing Trend,” New York Times, June 11, 2013. Glenn
Greenwald, With ...

A Plague Of Prisons

Author: Ernest Drucker
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595589538
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The Epidemiology of Mass Incarceration in America Ernest Drucker. also
available from the new press AllAlone in the World: Children ofthe Incarcerated
by Nell Bernstein Invisible Punishment: The Collateral Consequences ofMass
Imprisonment edited by Meda Chesney-Lind and Marc Mauer The New Jim Crow
: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander Race to
Incarcerate by Marc Mauer A PlAgue of Prisons The epidemiology of Mass
incarceration in.

Corrections A Text Reader

Author: Mary Stohr
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452289921
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... been to incarcerate unprecedented hundreds of thousands of minority men
and women, primarily African Americans and Hispanics, who would otherwise
not be incarcerated in the correctional system (Lurigio & Loose, 2008). Michelle
Alexander (2010), in her book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age
of Colorblindness, asserts that the modern drug war has been focused on the
poor and minorities, while ignoring the fact that most drug users and drug sellers
are white.