Race and the death penalty: the legacy of McCleskey v. Kemp

Racial bias and capital punishment / Richard C. Dieter -- McCleskey v. Kemp and the reaffirmation of separate but equal / by David Keys and R.J. Maratea -- Revisiting McCleskey v Kemp : a failure of sociological imagination? / Tony G. Poveda -- McCleskey and the lingering problem of race / Ross Klei...

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Other Authors: Keys, David P. (Editor); Maratea, R. J.
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Boulder, Colorado Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc [2016]
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Summary:Racial bias and capital punishment / Richard C. Dieter -- McCleskey v. Kemp and the reaffirmation of separate but equal / by David Keys and R.J. Maratea -- Revisiting McCleskey v Kemp : a failure of sociological imagination? / Tony G. Poveda -- McCleskey and the lingering problem of race / Ross Kleinstuber -- Overcoming moral peril : how empirical research can affect death penalty debates / R.J. Maratea -- Capital sentencing and structural racism : the source of bias / Gennaro F. Vito and George E. Higgins -- Capital case processing in Georgia after McCleskey : more of the same / Jacqueline Ghislaine Lee, Ray Paternoster, and Michael Rocque -- Addressing contradictions with the social psychology of capital juries and racial bias / Jamie L. Flexon -- Nothing succeeds like failure : race, decision-making, and proportionality in Oklahoma homicide trials, 1973-2010 / David Keys and John F. Galliher -- Why do we need the death penalty? / Robert M. Bohm -- The death penalty's dirty little secret / Franklin E. Zimring -- Race of victim and American capital punishment / Franklin E. Zimring
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-199) and index
Physical Description:xii, 219 pages 24 cm
ISBN:9781626373563