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The Culture of Control: Crime and Social Order in Contemporary Society

David Garland - Law - 2001 - 307 pages
This work charts the changes in crime control & criminal justice that have occurred in Britain & America over the last 25 years. It then explains these transformations by ...
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Code of the Street: Decency, Violence, and the Moral Life of the Inner City

Elijah Anderson - Social Science - 2000 - 352 pages
Unsparing and important. . . . An informative, clearheaded and sobering book.—Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post (1999 Critic's Choice) Inner-city black America is often ...
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Sustainability and Cities: Overcoming Automobile Dependence

Peter Newman, Jeffrey Kenworthy - Architecture - 1999 - 442 pages
Sustainability and Cities examines the urban aspect of sustainability issues, arguing that cities are a necessary focus for that global agenda. The authors make the case that ...
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Media Advocacy and Public Health: Power for Prevention

Lawrence Wallack - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1993 - 226 pages
How we think about health problems, and what we do about them, is largely determined by how they are reported on television, radio and in the newspapers. Often, crucial issues ...
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Bad Boys: Public Schools in the Making of Black Masculinity

Ann Arnett Ferguson - Education - 2001 - 256 pages
How do schools identify African American males as "bad boys"?
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The Anatomy of Racial Inequality

Glenn C. LOURY, Glenn C Loury - Social Science - 2009 - 240 pages
Speaking wisely and provocatively about the political economy of race, Glenn Loury has become one of our most prominent black intellectuals--and, because of his challenges to ...
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The Politics of Injustice: Crime and Punishment in America

Katherine Beckett, Theodore Sasson - Political Science - 2000 - 263 pages
Examining the role of crime in American politics and culture, The Politics of Injustice, Second Edition provides a better understanding of the nature of crime and punishment in ...
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Racismo à brasileira: uma nova perspectiva sociológica

Edward Eric Telles - Blacks - 2003 - 347 pages
Estuda as relações raciais no Brasil sob um ponto de vista sociológico e demográfico, mesclando a análise demográfica com o trabalho etnográfico, e acrescenta comparações com a ...
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No more kin: exploring race, class, and gender in family networks

Anne R. Roschelle - Family & Relationships - 1997 - 235 pages
Many scholars and political analysts assume that thriving kin and non-kin social support networks continue to characterize minority family life. Policy recommendations based on ...
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