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Multiculturalism and the criminal justice system / Robert D. Hanser, University of Louisiana, Monroe, Michael Gomila, University of Louisiana, Monroe.

Hanser, Robert D. (Author). Gomila, Michael, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9780132155977
  • ISBN: 0132155974
  • Physical Description: xxii, 410 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Pearson, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Minorities, diversity, multiculturalism, globalization, and the criminal justice system -- Assimilation, acculturation, stereotyping, and classism in a democratic society -- Minorities based on age and disability -- Minorities based on gender and sexual preference -- Cultural competence and intercultural communication -- Law enforcement and minorities : specific demographic groups, victims, and offenders -- Law enforcement and minorities : community relations, hiring, and training -- The courts and the minorities -- Minorities in the court system -- Corrections, classism, poverty, and minority groups -- Corrections and minorities : minorities, gang affiliation, gender, and staff issues -- Juvenile minority wellness and health disparities, gender, sexual identity, youth culture, and social class -- Types of juvenile offending, gang affiliation by race and gender, and disproportionate minority contact in the juvenile system -- Cultural competence training, assessment, and evaluation of cultural competence, and evidence-based practices in cultural competent agencies -- Future trends in criminal justice.
Subject: Criminal justice, Administration of > United States.
Multiculturalism > United States.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration > United States.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


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Kirtland Community College Library HV 9950 .H367 2015 30775305483977 General Collection Available -

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