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Race to incarcerate a graphic retelling by Sabrina Jones

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Published by The New Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Administration of Criminal justice,
  • Graphic novels,
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration,
  • Prison sentences,
  • Imprisonment,
  • Crime prevention,
  • Comic books, strips

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSabrina Jones and Marc Mauer
ContributionsMauer, Marc
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9950 .J665 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 111 pages
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27165674M
ISBN 101595585419
ISBN 109781595585417
LC Control Number2012049688
OCLC/WorldCa818461909

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  Race to Incarcerate book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this revised edition of his seminal book on race, class, and /5. “An important book. The numbers tell a shocking story.” —San Diego Union-Tribune “Race to Incarcerate explains why prisoners have become commodities and why present policies are draining black communities of their young men.” —Julian Bond, Chair of the NAACP Board of Directors. The race to incarcerate is not only a failed social policy, but also one that prevents a just, diverse society from flourishing. About the Author Sabrina Jones is the author of Isadora Duncan: A Graphic Biography and a contributor to World War 3 Illustrated, Wobblies!, The Real Cost of Prisons, Studs Terkel's Working (The New Press), FDR and. His book Race to Incarcerate has become the essential text for understanding the exponential growth of the U.S. prison system; Michelle Alexander, author of the bestselling The New Jim Crow, calls it “utterly indispensable.” Now, Sabrina Jones, a member of the World War 3 Illustrated collective and an acclaimed author of politically engaged.

In this revised edition of his seminal book on race, class, and the criminal justice system, Marc Mauer, executive director of one of the United States’ leading criminal justice reform organizations, offers the most up-to-date look available at three decades of prison expansion in America. Including newly written material on recent developments under the Bush administration and updated.   Race to Incarcerate: A Graphic Retelling was an accidental find at the library, but I'm game for any graphic novel that has Michelle Alexander's name attached to it. (She wrote the book's foreward.) While I was not familiar with Marc Mauer's original book Race to Incarcerate, first published in (I think), I'm happy to see it being added to the (short) list of nonfiction, "academic" texts /5. Described by Jonathan Kozol as “a tremendously disturbing and important book,” Race to Incarcerate provides an updated account of the explosion in America’s prison population. In this revised edition of his seminal book on race, class, and the criminal justice system, Marc Mauer, Executive Director of The Sentencing Project, offers the most up-to-date look available at three decades of.   Buy a cheap copy of Race to Incarcerate book by Marc Mauer. In this revised edition of his seminal book on race, class, and the criminal justice system, Marc Mauer, executive director of one of the United States’ leading Free shipping over $/5(3).

  Reading analysis of Race to Incarcerate by Marc Mauer. Race to Incarcerateby Marc Mauer is an interesting book about the criminal justice system. Mauer is the director of the Sentencing Project an organization that promotes reforming the criminal justice system. In the book Mauer examines why America’s prison population is so high. Race to Incarcerate by Marc Mauer. In this revised edition of his seminal book on race, class, and the criminal justice system, Marc Mauer, executive director of one of the United States’ leading criminal justice reform organizations, offers the most up-to-date look available at three decades of prison expansion in America. Including newly. A meticulously researched rejoinder to the —war on crime.” The Sentencing Project, a nonprofit organization that promotes criminal justice reform, has monitored a literal explosion since in both incarceration rates and sentencing severity, ironically as real crime rates fluctuated and declined. Assistant director Mauer, a former consultant to the National Institute of Corrections.   Read "Race to Incarcerate A Graphic Retelling" by Marc Mauer available from Rakuten Kobo. "Do not underestimate the power of the book you are holding in your hands." -Michelle Alexander More than 2 million peop Brand: The New Press.