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The new jim crow was initially published with a modest first printing and reasonable expectations for a hard-hitting book on a tough topic now, ten-plus printings. Journal of psychology and clinical psychiatry book review of the new jim crow: mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness submit manuscript | http. Michelle alexander in the book also states that when it comes to racial discrimination, america is somewhat going back to the pre revolution time where blacks. Academiaedu is a platform for academics to share research papers.
Racial critiques of mass incarceration: beyond the new jim crow james forman jr new york university law review. Law raza volume 2|issue 1 article 4 2011 the new jim crow by michelle alexander: a book review gigi penn follow this and additional works at:http://open.
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