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  • Black Males and the Criminal Justice System

    Relying on a multidisciplinary framework of inquiry and critical perspective, this edited volume addresses the unique experiences of Black males within various stages of contact in the criminal justice system. It provides a comprehensive overview of the administration of justice, mental and physical health issues faced by Black males, and reintegration into society after system involvement. Recent events―including but by no means limited to the shootings of unarmed Black men by police in Ferguson, Missouri; Baltimore; Minneapolis; and Chicago...

    • ASIN: 1138697362

  • Search and Destroy: African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System

    An exploration into the criminal justice system in America today and its impact on young African American males, this book challenges the linking of crime and race and the conservative anti-welfare, hard-on-crime agenda. Jerry Miller has spent a lifetime studying and challenging our criminal justice system. He has worked to make it more progressive and more just. He has watched as it turned into a system of segregation and control for many Americans of color. That is the story told here in devastating detail. In this new edition, the author re-...

    • ASIN: 0521743818
    • Brand: Brand: Cambridge University Press

  • Search and Destroy: African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System

    The war on drugs, begun in the Reagan Administration and presently continuing unabated, has resulted in an explosion in the American prison population. Whether a desired effect of the war or not, this increase has been accounted for by a severely disproportionate number of African American males. Jerome Miller demonstrates in Search and Destroy that an African American male between the ages of eighteen and thirty-five has an inordinate likelihood of encountering the criminal justice system at some point during those years. In a wide-ranging sur...

    • ASIN: 0521598583

  • African-American Males and the U.S. Justice System of Marginalization: A National Tragedy

    African-American Males and the US Justice System of Marginalization provides an overview of the economic and social status of African-American males in America, which continues to deteriorate at an alarming rate. Weatherspoon posits that in every American institutional system, from birth to death, the journey of African-American males to achieve racial justice and equity in this country is ignored, marginalized, and exploited. The American justice system, in particular, has permitted and in some cases sanctioned the marginalization of African-A...

    • ASIN: 113741166X

  • White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism

    The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. In this “vital, necessary, and beautiful book” (Michael Eric Dyson), antiracist educator Robin DiAngelo deftly illuminates the phenomenon of white fragility and “allows us to understand racism as a practice not restricted to ‘bad people’ (Claudia Rankine). Referring to the defensive moves that white people make when challenged racially, wh...

    • ASIN: 0807047414
    • Brand: Beacon Press

  • African American Boys: Identity, Culture, and Development (Advancing Responsible Adolescent Development)

     This book discusses current research on identity formation, family and peer influences, risk and resilience factors, and concepts of masculinity and sexuality in African American boys. Sorting out genuine findings from popular misconceptions and misleading headlines, this concise and wide-ranging reference covers the crucial adolescent years, ages 11-16, acknowledging diversity of background and experience in the group, and differences and similarities with African American girls as well as with other boys. In addition, the authors review str...

    • ASIN: 1493951866

  • Search and Destroy: African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System 2nd edition by Miller, Jerome G. (2010) Paperback


    • ASIN: B010WHHWE2

  • Why Are So Many Black Men in Prison? A Comprehensive Account of How and Why the Prison Industry Has Become a Predatory Entity in the Lives of African-American Men

    African-American males are being imprisoned at an alarming and unprecedented rate. Out of the more than 11 million black adult males in the U.S. population, nearly 1.5 million are in prisons and jails with another 3.5 million more on probation or parole or who have previously been on probation or parole. Black males make up the majority of the total prison population, and due to either present or past incarceration is the most socially disenfranchised group of American citizens in the country today. This book, which was penned by Boothe while h...

    • ASIN: 0979295300
    • Brand: Brand: Full Surface Publishing

  • Black Males and the Criminal Justice System

    Relying on a multidisciplinary framework of inquiry and critical perspective, this edited volume addresses the unique experiences of Black males within various stages of contact in the criminal justice system. It provides a comprehensive overview of the administration of justice, mental and physical health issues faced by Black males, and reintegration into society after system involvement. Recent events―including but by no means limited to the shootings of unarmed Black men by police in Ferguson, Missouri; Baltimore; Minneapolis; and Chicago...

    • ASIN: 1138697354

  • On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City

    A RIVETING, GROUNDBREAKING ACCOUNT OF HOW THE WAR ON CRIME HAS TORN APART INNER-CITY COMMUNITIESForty years in, the tough on crime turn in American politics has spurred a prison boom of historic proportions that disproportionately affects Black communities. It has also torn at the lives of those on the outside. As arrest quotas and high tech surveillance criminalize entire blocks, a climate of fear and suspicion pervades daily life, not only for young men entangled in the legal system, but for their family members and working neighbors. Alice G...

    • ASIN: 1250065666
    • Brand: Picador USA

  • No Justice: One White Police Officer, One Black Family, and How One Bullet Ripped Us Apart

    The harrowing true story of Robbie Tolan, a young black man who was shot in the chest by a white police officer . . . in his own driveway.NO JUSTICE is the harrowing story of Robbie Tolan, who early on one New Year's Eve morning, found himself being rushed to the hospital. A white police officer had shot him in the chest after mistakenly accusing him of stealing his own car...while in his own driveway. In a journey that took nearly a decade, Tolan and his family saw his case go before the United States Supreme Court in a groundbreaking decision...

    • ASIN: 1478976659

  • Out of K.O.S. (Knowledge of Self): Black Masculinity, Psychopathology, and Treatment (Black Studies and Critical Thinking)

    Out of K.O.S. (Knowledge of Self): Black Masculinity, Psychopathology, and Treatment provides a comprehensive analysis of the development of racialized masculinity in Black males. This text explores the current theories related to gender development and racial identity development and their impact on the formation and expression of Black masculinity. Specifically, this text investigates the intersection between Black masculinity development, racial identity, and race-related traumas/stressors. Out of K.O.S. (Knowledge of Self): Black Masculinit...

    • ASIN: 1433131706

  • African American males in the criminal justice system


    • ASIN: B0006P6N46

  • The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

    One teenager in a skirt. One teenager with a lighter.One moment that changes both of their lives forever. If it weren’t for the 57 bus, Sasha and Richard never would have met. Both were high school students from Oakland, California, one of the most diverse cities in the country, but they inhabited different worlds. Sasha, a white teen, lived in the middle-class foothills and attended a small private school. Richard, a black teen, lived in the crime-plagued flatlands and attended a large public one. Each day, their paths overlapped for a mere...

    • ASIN: B06XVWZ136

  • My Brother Moochie: Regaining Dignity in the Face of Crime, Poverty, and Racism in the American South

    A rare first-person account that combines a journalist’s skilled reporting with the raw emotion of a younger brother’s heartfelt testimony of what his family endured after his eldest brother killed a man and was sentenced to life in prison. At the age of nine, Issac J. Bailey saw his hero, his eldest brother, taken away in handcuffs, not to return from prison for thirty-two years. Bailey tells the story of their relationship and of his experience living in a family suffering from guilt and shame. Drawing on sociological research as well as...

    • ASIN: 1590518608

  • Angry Little Men : Hypermasculinty, Academic Disconnect, and Mentoring African American Males

    ANGRY LITTLE MEN

    • UPC: 20929071

  • Reading for Their Life : (re)Building the Textual Lineages of African American Adolescent Males

    "Because African American adolescent males and face their own challenges, they must identify texts that mark their times and their lives. If we create opportunities for this to happen, they will not only begin to

    • UPC: 12017671

  • The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man (an African American Heritage Book)

    The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man (an African American Heritage

    • UPC: 10384621
    • Rating: 4.0

  • The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man (an African American Heritage Book)

    James Weldon Johnson's landmark novel is an emotionally gripping and poignant look into race relations. The protagonist, a half-white half-black man of very light complexion, known only as an ex-colored man, makes a choice between

    • UPC: 10716974
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Search and Destroy : African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System

    "This book addresses widespread social assumptions associating crime and the imprisonment of African American

    • UPC: 15181992

  • Search and Destroy : African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System

    "This book addresses widespread social assumptions associating crime and the imprisonment of African American

    • UPC: 15181978

  • High School Dropout: a Qualitative Interpretive Study of African American Males - eBook

    Dr. Heather I.H. Washington Dos Santos is a loving wife and mother of five young children who has served as a public urban school teacher and administrator for more than two decades. She has dedicated

    • UPC: 919185280

  • The Secrets for Motivating, Educating, and Lifting the Spirit of African American Males - eBook

    Unlike the media would have you believe, most black males find great value in education. They want to believe that they have a special gift and that they can make a difference in the world.

    • UPC: 634421308

  • The African American Male School Adaptability Crisis (Amsac) - eBook

    The African American Male School Adaptability Crisis (AMSAC) cannot be solved by the school alone. It is a race problem which can only be solved if we black males provide the leadership in tackling our

    • UPC: 566758783

  • THOMAS PAINE: MAJOR WORKS: COMMON SENSE / THE AMERICAN CRISIS / THE RIGHTS OF MAN / THE AGE OF REASON / AGRARIAN JUSTICE - eBook

    Thomas Paine (or Pain; February 9, 1737 [O.S. January 29, 1736] – June 8, 1809) was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary. One of the Founding Fathers of the United States, he

    • UPC: 695337557

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    The Enduring Myth of Black Criminality

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    How Our Criminal Justice System Targets Communities

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