- Author : Robert McNamara
- Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
- Release Date : 2017-07-24
- Genre: Social Science
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- ISBN 10 : 0190642637
Multiculturalism Crime and Criminal Justice Book Description :
Multiculturalism, Crime, and Criminal Justice provides an overview of the problems and promises of cultural diversity in society and within all facets of the criminal justice system. It focuses on how different marginalized groups--African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans, Native Americans, women, the LGBTQ community, the elderly, and juveniles--are impacted by law enforcement, the courts, and correctional agencies, addressing the issues that each group faces. It also examines how multiculturalism affects those who work within the criminal justice system, including members of minority groups....