Race, ethnicity and law

"Addresses issues of race and ethnicity within the law and law-related phenomena. In today's so-called multicultural, post-racial world racial and ethnic concerns prevail in many aspects of modern law. Contributors to this volume examine racial and ethnic disparities in sentencing and puni...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Published in:Sociology of crime, law and deviance
Other Authors: Deflem, Mathieu (Editor)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: United Kingdom Emerald Publishing 2017
In:Sociology of crime, law and deviance
Edition:First edition
Online Access: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Verlag)
Check availability: HBZ Gateway
Subito Delivery Service: Order now.
Keywords:
Description
Summary:"Addresses issues of race and ethnicity within the law and law-related phenomena. In today's so-called multicultural, post-racial world racial and ethnic concerns prevail in many aspects of modern law. Contributors to this volume examine racial and ethnic disparities in sentencing and punishment; the continued problematic nature of the African American experience within the US system; the criminalization of immigrants; racial inequities in the administration of drug laws; and the racial disparities that affect juvenile justice"--Publisher's description
Physical Description:x, 294 pages 23 cm
ISBN:9781787146044