The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

Citation:

Alexander, Michelle. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness. Rev. ed. New York: New Press, 2012.
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

Abstract:

A stunning account of the rebirth of a caste-like system in the United States, one that has resulted in millions of African Americans locked behind bars and then relegated to a permanent second-class status—denied the very rights supposedly won in the Civil Rights Movement.

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HOLLIS number: 990135970780203941

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