Lockdown America

Author: Christian Parenti
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9781859843031
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A documented look at the criminal justice system in America, "Lockdown America: Police and Prisons in the Age of Crisis" gives a detailed, critical account of the realities of the prison system.

Lockdown America Police And Prisons In The Age Of Crisis

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1490271082
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Carrying theBigStick: SWAT Teams and Paramilitary Policing Chapter 7.
Repatriating la Migra`s War: TheMilitarized Border Comes Home Chapter 8.The
Rise of Big House Nation: From Reform toRevenge Chapter 9.Balkans in a Box:
Rape, Race War, and Other Forms of Management Chapter 10.Big Bucks fromthe
Big House:The Prison Industrial Complexand Beyond Other Facts101 Titles Title
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Author: Houston A. Baker
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231511442
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11. 12. A M E R I C A N M YT h : I L L U S I O NS OF L I B E R T Y A N d jUST
I C E FOR ALL 1. Christian Parenti, Lockdown America: Police and Prisons in the
Age of Crisis (New York: Verso, 1999), 239. 2. James Baldwin, Notes of a Native
Son (Boston: Beacon Press, 1984). 3. Lee A. Daniels, ed., The State of Black
America: The Complexity of Progress, 2004, (New York: National Urban League,
2004), 59. 4. Alfred J. Sciarrino, “Civil Rights: Religion in the Public Sphere,”
Howard Law ...

Resistance Against Empire

Author: Derrick Jensen
Publisher: PM Press
ISBN: 1604860464
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His first book, Lockdown America: Police and Prisons in the Age of Crisis (Verso
Books), is an articulate critique of what he calls the “incipient American police
state.” We've become a country where, in some states, prison budgets exceed
spending on higher learning; where companies like Starbucks, Jansport, and
Microsoft use prison labor in their packaging departments; where Corrections
Corporation of America, the nation's largest private prison operator, was dubbed
a “theme ...

America Is The Prison

Author: Lee Bernstein
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807898325
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Clark, Crime in America, 5. 74. Dan Baum, Smoke and Mirrors: The War on Drugs
and the Politics of Failure (Boston: Little, Brown, 1996), 9. 75. Malcolm M. Feeley
and Austin D. Sarat, The Policy Dilemma: Federal Crime Policy and the Law
Enforcement Assistance Administration (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota
Press, 1980), 61. 76. Simon, Governing through Crime, 94. 77. Parenti,
Lockdown America, 8. 78. Despite a century of reform movements, “in 1965 only
four states ...

The Columbia Guide To African American History Since 1939

Author: Robert L Harris
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 023151087X
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Lockdown America: Police and Prisons in the Age of Crisis. New York: Verso
Books, 1999. Piven, Frances Fox. The New Class War: Reagan's Attack on the
Welfare State and its Consequences. New York: Pantheon Books, 1982. Rank,
Mark Robert. Living on the Edge: The Realities of Welfare in America. New York:
Columbia University Press, 1994. Reeves, Jimmie L., and Richard Campbell.
Cracked Coverage: Television News, The Anti-cocaine Crusade, and the
Reagan Legacy.

The Community Of The Weak

Author: Hans-Peter Geiser
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 1621896110
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1990. Remembering Esperanza: A CulturalPolitical Theology for North American
Praxis. Maryknoll: Orbis. ———. 1997. “Vodou Resistance/Vodou Hope: Forging
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the Americas, edited by D. Batstone, E. Mendieta, L. A. Lorentzen, and D. N.
Hopkins, 169–87. New York: Routledge. ———. 2001. The Executed God: The
Way of the Cross in Lockdown America. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress. ———.

Living For The City

Author: Donna Jean Murch
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807895857
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Coming Apart: An Informal History of America in the 1960s. New York:
Quadrangle Books, 1971. O'Reilly, Kenneth. Racial Matters: the FBI's Secret File
on Black America, 1960–1972. New York: Collier Macmillan, 1989. Orleck,
Annelise. Storming Caesar's Palace: How Black Mothers Fought Their Own War
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Patterson, James T. Grand ...

Invisible Punishment

Author: Meda Chesney-Lind
Publisher: The New Press
ISBN: 1595587365
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45. 46. 47. 48. next. Scott Christianson, With Liberty for Some: Years of
Imprisonment in America (Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1998), p. 297.
Christian Parenti, Lockdown America: Police and Prisons in an Age of Crisis (
New York: Verso Press, 1999), at 167–68. Id. at 168. Mauer, supra note 31.
Robert Bach, The Progress of Immigration Reform, in In Defense of the Aliens,
Volume 21 (New York: Center for Migration Studies, 1999), pp. 7, 12 (Lydio F.
Tomasi, ed., 1999).