Search and Destroy: African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System
Thought provoking and powerful, Jerome G. Miller explores today's American criminal justice system and its impact on young African American males in Search and Destroy: African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System. Miller, who has spent a lifetime studying the criminal justice system, tells the story of how it turn into a system of segregation and control for people of color, challenging the ideas of race and crime and the conservative anti-welfare, tough on crime agenda. Miller is the founder of the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (NCIA), has been a consultant to the U.S. Criminal Justice Department, and assisted in developing mitigative studies for individuals on death row in numerous states.
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