An inside look at how police officers are trained to perpetuate state violence
A psychological examination of the blurred line between victim and accomplice—and how a killer can be created
In the vein of Waiting for an Echo and Dead Man Walking, a deeply immersive look at justice in America, told through the interwoven lives of condemned prisoners and the men and women who come to visit them . . .
Argues that a range of behaviors such as murder-suicide, terrorism, and mass shootings are better understood as motivated by suicidal impulses than by homicidal ones
A major collection of essays and speeches from pioneering freedom fighter Angela Y. Davis
A powerful critique of mass incarceration by the people who have experienced it
From the bestselling and critically acclaimed author of The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace comes “an eye-opening, fully humanizing, deeply affecting look at the often-misunderstood juvenile justice system and its inhabitants—young people of earnestness, disappointment, hope, and resilience” (Booklist, starred review).
For many kids, a mistake ma
From “one of the most interesting sociologists of his generation” and a former cop, the story of three departments and their struggle to change aggressive police culture and achieve what Americans want: fair, humane, and effective policing.
A decade behind bars spurs fifty powerful years of political and legal battles for freedom and human rights.
"Dorsey Nunn is one of the grand love warriors and freedom fighters of his generation Don't miss his powerful and poignant story of tragedy and triumph " --Cornel West
Unsettling Colonial Automobilities explores the vehicle's role in imposing colonialism on Indigenous people and proposes an Indigenous automobility that reclaims sovereignty over place and centricity.
This book comprehensively examines the topic of homicide from a diverse collection of perspectives and backgrounds. It brings together original contributions on homicide, with a focus on the broad range of impacts of homicide from a multitude of disciplines that evaluate and examine homicide in actual practice and theory.