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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 12 citing Policing the Poor: From Slave Plantation to Public Housing.

Under Siege: Poverty and Crime in a Public Housing Community

Walter S. DeKeseredy - Social Science - 2003 - 184 pages
This work describes the devastating consequences of living in a public housing community damaged by the disappearance of manufacturing jobs, government cutbacks, and other ...
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Victims as Offenders: The Paradox of Women's Violence in Relationships

Susan L. Miller - Family & Relationships - 2005 - 175 pages
Annotation Draws on data from a study of police behaviour in the field, interviews with criminal justice professionals and social service providers, and participant ...
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Race and Crime

Shaun L. Gabbidon, Helen Taylor Greene - Social Science - 2009 - 371 pages
Race and Crime is a core text for upper-level undergraduates and graduate students taking courses in race, criminal justice, ethnic studies and sociology. It may also be ...
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Battered Black Women and Welfare Reform: Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Dana-Ain Davis - Social Science - 2012 - 229 pages
Examines the consequences of welfare reform for Black women fleeing domestic violence.
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Knowing what We Know: African American Women's Experiences of Violence and ...

Gail Garfield - FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS - 2005 - 260 pages
Annotation. Bringing together life-history interviews with nine women, this study urges a departure from established approaches that position women as victims of exclusively ...
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Contesting neoliberalism: urban frontiers

Helga Leitner, Jamie Peck, Eric S. Sheppard - Political Science - 2007 - 340 pages
Neoliberalism's "market revolution"--realized through practices like privatization, deregulation, fiscal devolution, and workfare programs--has had a transformative effect on ...
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Cops, Teachers, Counselors: Stories from the Front Lines of Public Service

Steven Williams Maynard-Moody, Michael Craig Musheno - Political Science - 2009 - 216 pages
Whether on a patrol beat, in social service offices, or in public school classrooms, street-level workers continually confront rules in relation to their own beliefs about the ...
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Cops, Teachers, Counselors: Stories from the Front Lines of Public Service

Steven Williams Maynard-Moody, Michael Craig Musheno - Political Science - 2009 - 216 pages
Whether on a patrol beat, in social service offices, or in public school classrooms, street-level workers continually confront rules in relation to their own beliefs about the ...
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Cops, Teachers, Counselors: Stories from the Front Lines of Public Service

Steven Williams Maynard-Moody, Michael Craig Musheno - Political Science - 2009 - 216 pages
Whether on a patrol beat, in social service offices, or in public school classrooms, street-level workers continually confront rules in relation to their own beliefs about the ...
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