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Profiling and Criminal Justice in America.

By: Bumgarner, Jeffrey.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Contemporary World Issues: Publisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2014Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (392 p.).ISBN: 9781610698528.Subject(s): Criminal justice, Administration of -- History | Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States | Racial profiling in law enforcement -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Profiling and Criminal Justice in America: A Reference HandbookDDC classification: 363.2308900973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 BACKGROUND AND HISTORY; Introduction; Definitions; Importance of Studying Criminal Justice Profiling; The Criminal Justice System; Profiling and Political Philosophy; Pluralism: The American Ideal; Elitism: The American Reality?; Applications of Criminal Justice Profiling; Profiling by the Police; The Origins of Police Institutions; Slave Patrols; Emerging Theories of Crime and Profiling; Common Police Profiles; The Hijacker; The Serial Killer; Drug Courier; Proactive and Reactive Profiling; Prosecutorial and Judicial Profiling
References2 PROBLEMS, CONTROVERSIES, AND SOLUTIONS; Stereotyping and Profiling; Police Discretion; Charging Decisions; In Court; At Sentencing; Constitution and Civil Rights; Pros and Cons of Criminal Profiling; Arguments against Profiling; Arguments for Profiling; Remedies; Profiling after September 11; References; 3 PERSPECTIVES; On Racial Profiling: Thorvald O. Dahle; Criminal Behavioral Profiling-A Critical Perspective: Penny R. Shtull; Media Influence on Perceived Offender-Victim Relationship: Paige Heinrich
Going beyond ""Flying While Arab""- Islamophobic Profiling in the Era of Homeland Security: Connie M. KoskiProfiling as a Positive Intervention for Managing People with Mental Illness in the Criminal Justice System: Pat Nelson; Negative Stereotypes, Discrimination, Poverty, and Anger-The Enduring Factors Leading to African Americans' Overrepresentation in Prison: Lauren Kientz Anderson; Epidemic Proportions: How Person and Environment Combine in the Overrepresentation of African Americans in the Criminal Justice System: Raphael Travis Jr.; 4 PROFILES; Personalities; Freda Adler (1933-)
Joe Arpaio (1932-)Harry A. Blackmun (1908-1999); Julian Bond (1940-); Henry Brown (1836-1913); Warren E. Burger (1907-1995); William J. Clinton (1946-); Morris Dees (1936-); John Douglas (1947-); W.E.B. DuBois (1868-1963); Franz Gall (1758-1828); Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933-); Herman Goldstein (1931-); John M. Harlan (1833-1911); Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679); J. Edgar Hoover (1895-1972); Jesse Jackson (1941-); Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968); Rodney King (1965-2012); John Lewis (1940-); Cesare Lombroso (1835-1909); Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993); Kweisi Mfume (1948-); Rosa Parks (1913-2005)
Lewis Powell (1907-1998)William H. Rehnquist (1924-2005); Janet Reno (1938-); Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778); Margaret Sanger (1879-1966); Antonin Scalia (1936-); A1 Sharpton (1954-); Roger Taney (1777-1864); August Vollmer (1876-1955); Earl Warren (1891-1974); Ida B. Wells (1862-1931); Byron White (1917-2002); Christine Todd Whitman (1947-); James Q. Wilson (1931-2012); O.W. Wilson (1900-1972); Organizations and Agencies; Private Organizations; Federal Government Agencies; State Government Agencies; 5 DATA AND DOCUMENTS; Government Documents
Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Court: 1990-2006
Summary: An unbiased examination of profiling in the criminal justice system-one of the most hotly contested public policy issues-on the streets, in the courts, and in the jails and prisons of America.
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Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 BACKGROUND AND HISTORY; Introduction; Definitions; Importance of Studying Criminal Justice Profiling; The Criminal Justice System; Profiling and Political Philosophy; Pluralism: The American Ideal; Elitism: The American Reality?; Applications of Criminal Justice Profiling; Profiling by the Police; The Origins of Police Institutions; Slave Patrols; Emerging Theories of Crime and Profiling; Common Police Profiles; The Hijacker; The Serial Killer; Drug Courier; Proactive and Reactive Profiling; Prosecutorial and Judicial Profiling

References2 PROBLEMS, CONTROVERSIES, AND SOLUTIONS; Stereotyping and Profiling; Police Discretion; Charging Decisions; In Court; At Sentencing; Constitution and Civil Rights; Pros and Cons of Criminal Profiling; Arguments against Profiling; Arguments for Profiling; Remedies; Profiling after September 11; References; 3 PERSPECTIVES; On Racial Profiling: Thorvald O. Dahle; Criminal Behavioral Profiling-A Critical Perspective: Penny R. Shtull; Media Influence on Perceived Offender-Victim Relationship: Paige Heinrich

Going beyond ""Flying While Arab""- Islamophobic Profiling in the Era of Homeland Security: Connie M. KoskiProfiling as a Positive Intervention for Managing People with Mental Illness in the Criminal Justice System: Pat Nelson; Negative Stereotypes, Discrimination, Poverty, and Anger-The Enduring Factors Leading to African Americans' Overrepresentation in Prison: Lauren Kientz Anderson; Epidemic Proportions: How Person and Environment Combine in the Overrepresentation of African Americans in the Criminal Justice System: Raphael Travis Jr.; 4 PROFILES; Personalities; Freda Adler (1933-)

Joe Arpaio (1932-)Harry A. Blackmun (1908-1999); Julian Bond (1940-); Henry Brown (1836-1913); Warren E. Burger (1907-1995); William J. Clinton (1946-); Morris Dees (1936-); John Douglas (1947-); W.E.B. DuBois (1868-1963); Franz Gall (1758-1828); Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933-); Herman Goldstein (1931-); John M. Harlan (1833-1911); Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679); J. Edgar Hoover (1895-1972); Jesse Jackson (1941-); Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968); Rodney King (1965-2012); John Lewis (1940-); Cesare Lombroso (1835-1909); Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993); Kweisi Mfume (1948-); Rosa Parks (1913-2005)

Lewis Powell (1907-1998)William H. Rehnquist (1924-2005); Janet Reno (1938-); Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778); Margaret Sanger (1879-1966); Antonin Scalia (1936-); A1 Sharpton (1954-); Roger Taney (1777-1864); August Vollmer (1876-1955); Earl Warren (1891-1974); Ida B. Wells (1862-1931); Byron White (1917-2002); Christine Todd Whitman (1947-); James Q. Wilson (1931-2012); O.W. Wilson (1900-1972); Organizations and Agencies; Private Organizations; Federal Government Agencies; State Government Agencies; 5 DATA AND DOCUMENTS; Government Documents

Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Court: 1990-2006

An unbiased examination of profiling in the criminal justice system-one of the most hotly contested public policy issues-on the streets, in the courts, and in the jails and prisons of America.

Description based upon print version of record.

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<p> Jeff Bumgarner , PhD, is a professor in and department head of the Criminal Justice and Political Science department at North Dakota State University.</p>

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