Race, Crime and Resistance offers a thought-provoking account of the problematic construction of crimes as racialized. Critical, empirically grounded and theoretically informed, it unpicks the persistence of concepts of race and ethnicity in perceptions and representations of crime.In a post-Macpherson, post-9/11 context, criminal justice agencies are having to adapt their responses to criminal be...
Paperback: 208 pages
Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd; 1 edition (March 21, 2012)
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ss diverse ethnic groups. This book draws on contemporary theory and a range of case studies to consider racial inequalities within the criminal justice system and related organizations. It explores the mechanisms of discrimination and exclusion, and the ensuing processes of mobilization and resistance.