From the war on poverty to the war on crime : the making of mass incarceration in America (Book, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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From the war on poverty to the war on crime : the making of mass incarceration in America

Author: Elizabeth Hinton
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. printingView all editions and formats
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How did the land of the free become the home of the world's largest prison system? Elizabeth Hinton traces the rise of mass incarceration to an ironic source: not the War on Drugs of the Reagan  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Hinton
ISBN: 9780674737235 0674737237
OCLC Number: 948070783
Description: 449 sider
Contents: Indhold: The war on black poverty ; Law and order in the great society ; The preemptive strike ; The war on black crime ; The battlegrounds of the crime war ; Juvenile injustice ; Urban removal ; Crime control as urban policy ; From the war on crime to the war on drugs

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