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The Resource Deadly injustice : Trayvon Martin, race, and the criminal justice system, edited by Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell ; with a foreword by Lawrence D. Bobo

Deadly injustice : Trayvon Martin, race, and the criminal justice system, edited by Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell ; with a foreword by Lawrence D. Bobo

Label
Deadly injustice : Trayvon Martin, race, and the criminal justice system
Title
Deadly injustice
Title remainder
Trayvon Martin, race, and the criminal justice system
Statement of responsibility
edited by Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell ; with a foreword by Lawrence D. Bobo
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Uses the Trayvon Martin case as a springboard to examine race, crime, and justice in our criminal justice system. Contributors explores how race and racism inform how Americans think about criminality; how crimes are investigated and prosecuted; and how highly publicized criminal cases go on to shape public views about offenders and the criminal process"-- ǂc Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.973089/97073
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9950
LC item number
.D425 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Devon
Series statement
New perspectives in crime, deviance, and law series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement
  • African American men
  • United States
  • Martin, Trayvon
  • Zimmerman, George
Label
Deadly injustice : Trayvon Martin, race, and the criminal justice system, edited by Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell ; with a foreword by Lawrence D. Bobo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Profiling Trayvon : young black males, suspicion, and surveillance
  • Jacinta M. Gau and Kareem L. Jordan
  • Presumed danger : race, bias, stigma, and perceptions of crime and criminals
  • Kevin M. Drakulich and Laura Siller
  • Policed, punished, dehumanized : the reality for young men of color living in America
  • Victor M. Rios
  • Threat, danger, and vulnerability : Trayvon Martin and Gwen Araujo
  • Toya Like, Lori Sexton, and Savannah Porter
  • Where do you stand?
  • Go ahead and shoot : the law might have your back : history, race, implicit bias, and justice in Florida's stand your ground law
  • Acknowledgments
  • Katheryn Russell-Brown
  • The dangers of racialized perceptions and thinking by law enforcement
  • David A. Harris
  • The acquittal of George Zimmerman : race and judges' perceptions about the accuracy of not guilty verdicts
  • Amy Farrell, Patricia Y. Warren, Devon Johnson, Jordyn L. Rosario, and Daniel Givelber
  • Up to no good : the context of adolescent discrimination in neighborhoods
  • Bryan L. Sykes, Alex R. Piquero, Jason Gioviano, and Nicolas Pittman
  • Which voices count?
  • From Simpson to Zimmerman : examining the effects of race, class, and gender in the failed prosecution of two highly publicized, racially divisive cases
  • Delores Jones-Brown and Henry F. Fradella
  • Foreword:
  • Divided by race : differences in the perception of injustice
  • Isaac Unah and Valerie Wright
  • The Zimmerman verdict : media, political reaction, and public response in the age of social networking
  • Chenelle A. Jones and Mia Ortiz
  • Read between the lines : what determines media coverage of youth homicide?
  • Heather M. Washington and Valerie Wright
  • Afterword:
  • Reducing racialized violence and deracializing justice
  • Doris Marie Provine and Ruth D. Peterson
  • About the contributors
  • The racial double homicide of Trayvon Martin
  • Index
  • Lawrence D. Bobo
  • Introduction:
  • Race, criminal justice, and the death of Trayvon Martin
  • Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell
  • Who is in danger?
Control code
ocn906010882
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 354 pages
Isbn
9781479894291
Lccn
2015024532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o906010882
  • (OCoLC)906010882
Label
Deadly injustice : Trayvon Martin, race, and the criminal justice system, edited by Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell ; with a foreword by Lawrence D. Bobo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Profiling Trayvon : young black males, suspicion, and surveillance
  • Jacinta M. Gau and Kareem L. Jordan
  • Presumed danger : race, bias, stigma, and perceptions of crime and criminals
  • Kevin M. Drakulich and Laura Siller
  • Policed, punished, dehumanized : the reality for young men of color living in America
  • Victor M. Rios
  • Threat, danger, and vulnerability : Trayvon Martin and Gwen Araujo
  • Toya Like, Lori Sexton, and Savannah Porter
  • Where do you stand?
  • Go ahead and shoot : the law might have your back : history, race, implicit bias, and justice in Florida's stand your ground law
  • Acknowledgments
  • Katheryn Russell-Brown
  • The dangers of racialized perceptions and thinking by law enforcement
  • David A. Harris
  • The acquittal of George Zimmerman : race and judges' perceptions about the accuracy of not guilty verdicts
  • Amy Farrell, Patricia Y. Warren, Devon Johnson, Jordyn L. Rosario, and Daniel Givelber
  • Up to no good : the context of adolescent discrimination in neighborhoods
  • Bryan L. Sykes, Alex R. Piquero, Jason Gioviano, and Nicolas Pittman
  • Which voices count?
  • From Simpson to Zimmerman : examining the effects of race, class, and gender in the failed prosecution of two highly publicized, racially divisive cases
  • Delores Jones-Brown and Henry F. Fradella
  • Foreword:
  • Divided by race : differences in the perception of injustice
  • Isaac Unah and Valerie Wright
  • The Zimmerman verdict : media, political reaction, and public response in the age of social networking
  • Chenelle A. Jones and Mia Ortiz
  • Read between the lines : what determines media coverage of youth homicide?
  • Heather M. Washington and Valerie Wright
  • Afterword:
  • Reducing racialized violence and deracializing justice
  • Doris Marie Provine and Ruth D. Peterson
  • About the contributors
  • The racial double homicide of Trayvon Martin
  • Index
  • Lawrence D. Bobo
  • Introduction:
  • Race, criminal justice, and the death of Trayvon Martin
  • Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell
  • Who is in danger?
Control code
ocn906010882
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 354 pages
Isbn
9781479894291
Lccn
2015024532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o906010882
  • (OCoLC)906010882

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