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The Resource Minorities and criminality, Ronald Barri Flowers

Minorities and criminality, Ronald Barri Flowers

Label
Minorities and criminality
Title
Minorities and criminality
Statement of responsibility
Ronald Barri Flowers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Continues : Women and criminality
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flowers, R. Barri
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6250.4.E75
LC item number
F56 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contributions in criminology and penology,
Series volume
no. 21
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minorities
  • Criminals
  • Minorities
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Criminals
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Minorities
  • Minorities
  • United States
Label
Minorities and criminality, Ronald Barri Flowers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Effects of race/ethnicity on criminal justice system involvement are considered, with focus on differential treatment by law enforcement, courts, and corrections
  • The
  • Incarceration of minorities is discussed with reference to statistical trends, race relations, racial discrimination, and capital punishment
  • Finally, implications of minority involvement in crime are discussed as they relate to criminological and criminal justice, community, social, and research action. 24 tables, 1 figure, index, and 127 references
  • The
  • Victimization experiences of minorities are examined, including their historical mistreatment and its implications and current trends in minority victimization
  • Ethnic/minority criminality is explored, including the character and scope of minority crime; and weaknesses of statistical data are discussed
  • Explanations of crime causation are examined from biological, psychological, sociological, and socioeconomic perspectives, with particular focus on minority crime and critical examinations of such theories
  • The
  • Lack of etiological studies of minority groups also is addressed
  • Chapters on ethnic criminality consider the dynamics and implications of black crime; the relationship between Hispanics and criminality; the high rate of crime among Native Americans and the reasons for it; and the role of minorities in juvenile delinquency, organized crime, and gang activities
  • The
Control code
17677864
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 214 pages
Isbn
9780313253669
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
88005707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
OCLC
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)17677864
Label
Minorities and criminality, Ronald Barri Flowers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Effects of race/ethnicity on criminal justice system involvement are considered, with focus on differential treatment by law enforcement, courts, and corrections
  • The
  • Incarceration of minorities is discussed with reference to statistical trends, race relations, racial discrimination, and capital punishment
  • Finally, implications of minority involvement in crime are discussed as they relate to criminological and criminal justice, community, social, and research action. 24 tables, 1 figure, index, and 127 references
  • The
  • Victimization experiences of minorities are examined, including their historical mistreatment and its implications and current trends in minority victimization
  • Ethnic/minority criminality is explored, including the character and scope of minority crime; and weaknesses of statistical data are discussed
  • Explanations of crime causation are examined from biological, psychological, sociological, and socioeconomic perspectives, with particular focus on minority crime and critical examinations of such theories
  • The
  • Lack of etiological studies of minority groups also is addressed
  • Chapters on ethnic criminality consider the dynamics and implications of black crime; the relationship between Hispanics and criminality; the high rate of crime among Native Americans and the reasons for it; and the role of minorities in juvenile delinquency, organized crime, and gang activities
  • The
Control code
17677864
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 214 pages
Isbn
9780313253669
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
88005707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
OCLC
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)17677864

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