The New Jim Crow | Study Guide

Michelle Alexander

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Beckett, Katherine, and Theodore Sasson. The Politics of Injustice: Crime and Punishment in America. Sage, 2004

Carr, Leslie. Color-blind Racism. Sage, 1997.

Cockburn, Alexander, and Jeffrey St. Clair. Whiteout: The CIA, Drugs, and the Press. Verso, 1999.

Street, Paul. The Vicious Circle: Race, Prison, Jobs, and Community in Chicago, Illinois, and the Nation. Chicago Urban League, Department of Research and Planning, 2002.

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