This important book examines issues in the headlines concerning racial bias, crime, and police violence in communities, in nations, and around the world. Throughout history, biases and assumptions that link race with crime have incited hate crimes in the forms of slavery, genocide, and police violence. Case studies help readers understand differing perspectives, and the roles that policing, prisons, immigration, and the media play in enforcing racism. Readers are encouraged to reflect on these biases in the information they consume daily. Case studies and quotes from key figures, opinions from all sides of the argument, Debate topics invite the reader to consider both sides of an issue Book jacket.
Race and Crime
Crabtree Publishing Company