Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York (PDF)

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  • Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York
  • Carl Suddler
  • en
  • 04 July 2018
  • 1479847623

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Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York Read & Download Ò 4 Ce of predominantly black communities compounded arrest rates during the post World War II period providing justification for tough on crime policies uestionable police practices like stop and frisk combined with media sensationalism cemented the belief that black youth were the primary cause for concern Even before the War on Crime the stakes were clear race would continue to be the crucial determinant in American notions of crime and delinuency and black youths condemned with a stigma of criminality would continue to confront the overwhelming power of the sta.

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Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York Read & Download Ò 4 Nd strategies that tethered the lives of black youths to the justice system indefinitelyThe criminalization of black youth is inseparable from its racialized origins In the mid twentieth century the United States justice system began to focus on punishment rather than rehabilitation By the time the federal government began to address the issue of juvenile delinuency the juvenile justice system shifted its priorities from saving delinuent youth to purely controlling crime and black teens bore the brunt of the transitionIn New York City increased state surveillan.

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Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York Read & Download Ò 4 A startling examination of the deliberate criminalization of black youths from the s to todayA stark disparity exists between black and white youth experiences in the justice system today Black youths are perceived to be older and less innocent than their white peers When it comes to incarceration race trumps class and even as black youths articulate their own experiences with carceral authorities many Americans remain surprised by the ineualities they continue to endure In this revealing book Carl Suddler brings to light a much longer history of the policies a.