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America on fire, the untold history of police violence and Black rebellion since the 1960s, Elizabeth Hinton

Summary
Drawing on new sources, a leading scholar presents a groundbreaking story of policing and "riots" that shatters our understanding of the post-civil rights era, arguing that we cannot understand the civil rights moment without coming to terms with the astonishing violence, and hugely expanded policing regime, that followed it
Table Of Contents
The cycle -- The projects -- The vigilantes -- The snipers -- The poisoned tree -- The schools -- The commissions -- The system -- The proposal -- The reforms
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First edition.
Physical Description
396 pages, illustrations, 24 cm
Isbn
9781324092001

Library Locations

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