The Influence of Past Racism on Criminal Injustice: A Review of The New Jim Crow and The Condemnation of Blackness

Jelani Jefferson Exum


This essay reviews The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander; and The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime and the Making of Modern Urban America by Khalil Gibran Muhammad.

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American Studies. ISSN 0026-3079.

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