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Race and policing in modern America  Cover Image Book Book

Race and policing in modern America / by Duchess Harris, JD, PhD, with R.L. Van.

Harris, Duchess, (author.). Van, R. L., (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532194689
  • ISBN: 1532194684
  • ISBN: 9781644945117
  • ISBN: 1644945118
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), charts ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foundations of a flawed system -- Systemic racism -- Use of force and justice -- The future of American policing.
Summary, etc.:
This book explores how the US criminal justice system perpetuates inequality, from the police's origins as slave patrols to the school-to-prison pipeline. The United States has the highest incarceration rate in the world, and there is great racial inequality in the criminal justice system.
Subject: Police-community relations > United States > Juvenile literature.
Police > United States > Juvenile literature.
Police ethics > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Juvenile literature.
United States > Race relations > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lebanon Schools. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lebanon Middle School.


  • 0 current holds with 5 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon Middle School 306.2 HAR (Text) 33431134830684 Nonfiction Available -

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