Vagrant Nation

Author: Risa Goluboff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199768447
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"People out of Place reshapes our understanding of the 1960s by telling a previously unknown story about often overlooked criminal laws prohibiting vagrancy.

Vagrant Nation

Author: Risa Goluboff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262265
Size: 66.57 MB
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As Goluboff links the human stories of those arrested to the great controversies of the time, she makes coherent an era that often seems chaotic.

Vagrant Nation

Author: Risa Goluboff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262273
Size: 23.28 MB
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As Goluboff links the human stories of those arrested to the great controversies of the time, she makes coherent an era that often seems chaotic.

Courage To Dissent

Author: Tomiko Brown-Nagin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199932018
Size: 36.56 MB
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Offers a sweeping history of the civil rights movement in Atlanta from the end of World War II to 1980, arguing the motivations of the movement were much more complicated than simply a desire for integration.

The Lost Promise Of Civil Rights

Author: Risa Lauren Goluboff
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674024656
Size: 32.34 MB
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In this book, Risa L. Goluboff offers a provocative new account of the history of American civil rights law.

End Of Its Rope

Author: Brandon L. Garrett
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674970993
Size: 26.39 MB
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Brandon Garrett shows us the reasons why, and explains what the failed death penalty experiment teaches about the effect of inept lawyering, overzealous prosecution, race discrimination, wrongful convictions, and excessive punishments ...

Overcriminalization

Author: Douglas Husak
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198043997
Size: 46.10 MB
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The book urges the weight and relevance of this topic in the real world, and notes that most Anglo-American legal philosophers have neglected it.

Colour Coded

Author: Constance Backhouse
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 0802082866
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A richly textured narrative that seeks to capture the role played by the law in the definition of race and shoring up of racial repression in Canada.

A Confederacy Of Dunces

Author: John Kennedy Toole
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 9780807130087
Size: 75.75 MB
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" Set in New Orleans, A Confederacy of Dunces outswifts Swift, one of whose essays gives the book its title.

Democracy And The Origins Of The American Regulatory State

Author: Samuel DeCanio
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300216319
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Political scientist Samuel DeCanio examines how political elites used high levels of voter ignorance to create a new type of regulatory state with lasting implications for American politics.