Gangland An Encyclopedia of Gang Life from Cradle to Grave 2 volumes

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  • Author : Laura L. Finley
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Pages : 616 pages
  • ISBN : 1440844747
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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Gangland An Encyclopedia of Gang Life from Cradle to Grave 2 volumes

Gangland  An Encyclopedia of Gang Life from Cradle to Grave  2 volumes
  • Author : Laura L. Finley
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 31 October 2018
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This two-volume set integrates informative encyclopedia entries and essential primary documents to provide an illuminating overview of trends in gang membership and activity in America in the 21st century. • Comprises approximately 200 encyclopedia entries on gangs in the United States • Illustrates entries through 16 primary documents • Provides a chronology to help readers to contextualize developments related to gang activity • Includes a Guide to Related Topics to facilitate tangential discovery • Defines terms essential to understanding the subject matter of the text in a

Guilty People

Guilty People
  • Author : Abbe Smith
  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release : 17 January 2020
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In Guilty People, law professor and longtime criminal defense attorney Abbe Smith gives us a thoughtful and honest look at people under trial, from petty criminals to rapists and murderers. Telling compelling stories about real cases, she reveals how individuals get embroiled in the justice system and what happens to them there.

Ghettoside

Ghettoside
  • Author : Jill Leovy
  • Publisher : One World
  • Release : 27 January 2015
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, USA TODAY, AND CHICAGO TRIBUNE • A masterly work of literary journalism about a senseless murder, a relentless detective, and the great plague of homicide in America NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review • The Washington Post • The Boston Globe • The Economist • The Globe and Mail • BookPage • Kirkus

Advancing Criminology and Criminal Justice Policy

Advancing Criminology and Criminal Justice Policy
  • Author : Thomas G. Blomberg,Julie Mestre Brancale,Kevin M. Beaver,William D. Bales
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 10 March 2016
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Advancing Criminology and Criminal Justice Policy is a definitive sourcebook that is comprised of contributions from some of the most recognized experts in criminology and criminal justice policy. The book is essential reading for students taking upper level courses and seminars on crime, public policy and crime prevention, as well as for policy makers within the criminal justice sphere. There has been a growing recognition of the importance of evidence-based criminal justice policies from criminologists, policymakers, and practitioners. Yet, despite

A History of American Crime Fiction

A History of American Crime Fiction
  • Author : Chris Raczkowski
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 26 October 2017
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A History of American Crime Fiction places crime fiction within a context of aesthetic practices and experiments, intellectual concerns, and historical debates generally reserved for canonical literary history. Toward that end, the book is divided into sections that reflect the periods that commonly organize American literary history, with chapters highlighting crime fiction's reciprocal relationships with early American literature, romanticism, realism, modernism and postmodernism. It surveys everything from 17th-century execution sermons, the detective fiction of Harriet Spofford and T. S. Eliot's

A Savage Order

A Savage Order
  • Author : Rachel Kleinfeld
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 06 November 2018
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The most violent places in the world today are not at war. More people have died in Mexico in recent years than in Iraq and Afghanistan combined. These parts of the world are instead buckling under a maelstrom of gangs, organized crime, political conflict, corruption, and state brutality. Such devastating violence can feel hopeless, yet some places—from Colombia to the Republic of Georgia—have been able to recover. In this powerfully argued and urgent book, Rachel Kleinfeld examines why

Another Day in the Death of America

Another Day in the Death of America
  • Author : Gary Younge
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release : 27 September 2016
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE, THE JHALAK PRIZE, THE CWA GOLD DAGGER FOR NON-FICTION AND THE BREAD AND ROSES AWARD Saturday, 23rd November 2013. It was just another day in America. And as befits an unremarkable day, ten children and teens were killed by gunfire. Far from being considered newsworthy, these everyday fatalities are simply a banal fact. The youngest was nine; the oldest nineteen. None made the news. There was no outrage at their passing. It was simply a day

Critical Issues in Crime and Justice

Critical Issues in Crime and Justice
  • Author : Dan Okada,Mary Maguire,Alexa Sardina
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 10 September 2018
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Critical Issues in Crime and Justice: Thought, Policy, and Practice provides an incisive overview of issues and perspectives in criminal justice and criminology designed to expand upon key areas of study. With contributed essays from leading scholars in the field, the Third Edition illustrates the breadth of research, policy, and practice implications in areas such as crime theory, law enforcement, jurisprudence, corrections, and criminal justice organization and management. New to this edition are chapters on wrongful convictions, human trafficking, and

Bad Men

Bad Men
  • Author : Howard Rambsy II.
  • Publisher : University of Virginia Press
  • Release : 01 April 2020
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How have African American writers drawn on "bad" black men and black boys as creative touchstones for their evocative and vibrant art? This is the question posed by Howard Rambsy’s new book, which explores bad men as a central, recurring, and understudied figure in African American literature, and music. By focusing on how various iterations of the bad black man figure serve as creative muse and inspiration for literary production, Rambsy puts a wide variety of contemporary African American

The Data Journalism Handbook

The Data Journalism Handbook
  • Author : Jonathan Gray,Liliana Bounegru
  • Publisher : Amsterdam University Press
  • Release : 10 March 2021
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The Data Journalism Handbook: Towards a Critical Data Practice provides a rich and panoramic introduction to data journalism, combining both critical reflection and practical insight. It offers a diverse collection of perspectives on how data journalism is done around the world and the broader consequences of datafication in the news, serving as both a textbook and a sourcebook for this emerging field. With more than 50 chapters from leading researchers and practitioners of data journalism, it explores the work needed to

Governing States and Localities

Governing States and Localities
  • Author : Kevin B. Smith,Alan Greenblatt
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release : 30 November 2016
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The partisan and ideological polarization associated with federal government plagues states and localities too, bringing with it significant implications for public policy and intergovernmental relations. The trusted and proven Governing States and Localities guides students through these issues and continues its focus on the role economic and budget pressures play. With their engaging journalistic writing and crisp storytelling, Kevin B. Smith and Alan Greenblatt employ a comparative approach to explain how and why states and localities are both similar and

Imagining a Greater Justice

Imagining a Greater Justice
  • Author : Samuel H. Pillsbury
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 January 2019
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Even for violent crime, justice should mean more than punishment. By paying close attention to the relational harms suffered by victims, this book develops a concept of relational justice for survivors, offenders and community. Relational justice looks beyond traditional rules of legal responsibility to include the social and emotional dimensions of human experience, opening the way for a more compassionate, effective and just response to crime. The book’s chapters follow a journey from victim experiences of violence to community

Une journ e dans la mort de l Am rique

Une journ  e dans la mort de l Am  rique
  • Author : Gary Younge
  • Publisher : Grasset
  • Release : 04 October 2017
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Chaque jour, ce sont près de sept enfants ou adolescents qui meurent par balle aux États-Unis. Cette statistique glaçante ne peut rendre compte à elle seule des vies détruites par les armes à feu, Gary Younge a donc décidé de raconter le destin des jeunes gens tués au cours d’une journée choisie au hasard. Ils sont dix à être abattus le 23 novembre 2013, dix enfants et adolescents âgés de 9 à 19 ans : sept noirs, deux hispaniques, un blanc.

The Violence Inside Us

The Violence Inside Us
  • Author : Chris Murphy
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 01 September 2020
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“An engrossing, moving, and utterly motivating account of the human stakes of gun violence in America.”—Samantha Power, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Education of an Idealist Is America destined to always be a violent nation? This sweeping history by U.S. senator Chris Murphy explores the origins of our violent impulses, the roots of our obsession with firearms, and the mythologies that prevent us from confronting our national crisis. In many ways, the United States sets the pace

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  • Author : John C. Cavadini,Donald Wallenfang
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 22 March 2021
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Few books in theology have faced the twentieth century with all its horrors and yet convincingly revoiced the redemptive Christian antidote that compels us to reawaken to our true identity as beloved children of God. Joseph Ratzinger’s 1968 masterpiece, Introduction to Christianity, is one of those rare books. On the fiftieth anniversary of this classic book’s publication, English-speaking scholars from around the globe gathered at the University of Notre Dame to celebrate Ratzinger’s lasting influence on the world