Criminal Justice



link to catalog page THUMA, All Our Trials

All Our Trials

Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

Author: Emily L. Thuma
Pub Date: February 2019

A grassroots history of resistance to gender violence and the carceral state   learn more...
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link to catalog page WOOD & RING, EDS., Crime and Punishment in the Jim Crow South Author: Edited by Amy Louise Wood and Natalie J. Ring
Pub Date: April 2019

The history of white supremacy and criminal justice   learn more...
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link to catalog page PFEIFER, Global Lynching and Collective Violence

Global Lynching and Collective Violence

Volume 1: Asia, Africa, and the Middle East

Author: Edited by Michael J. Pfeifer
Pub Date: March 2017

Manifestations of mob violence in history and around the world   learn more...
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link to catalog page PFEIFER, Global Lynching and Collective Violence

Global Lynching and Collective Violence

Volume 2: The Americas and Europe

Author: Edited by Michael J. Pfeifer
Pub Date: October 2017

Informal justice, from warring nuns to Milwaukee skinheads   learn more...
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link to catalog page SHABAZZ, Spatializing Blackness

Spatializing Blackness

Architectures of Confinement and Black Masculinity in Chicago

Author: Rashad Shabazz
Pub Date: September 2015

The ubiquity of carceral forms within society and the consequences for black communities and black men   learn more...
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link to catalog page LICHTMAN, Organized Crime in Chicago

Organized Crime in Chicago

Beyond the Mafia

Author: Robert M. Lombardo
Pub Date: January 2013

Explaining Chicago's mix of crime, corruption, and politics   learn more...
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link to catalog page HARTNETT, Working for Justice

Working for Justice

A Handbook of Prison Education and Activism

Author: Edited by Stephen John Hartnett, Eleanor Novek, and Jennifer K. Wood
Pub Date: August 2013

Practical approaches to prison education and advocacy   learn more...
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link to catalog page CAVENDER, Justice Provocateur

Justice Provocateur

Jane Tennison and Policing in Prime Suspect

Author: Gray Cavender and Nancy C. Jurik
Pub Date: August 2012

An insightful character-study of one of television's most compelling detectives   learn more...
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link to catalog page SWEENEY, The Story Within Us

The Story Within Us

Women Prisoners Reflect on Reading

Author: Edited by Megan Sweeney
Pub Date: October 2012

Exploring the reading experiences of incarcerated women   learn more...
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link to catalog page HARTNETT, Challenging the Prison-Industrial Complex

Challenging the Prison-Industrial Complex

Activism, Arts, and Educational Alternatives

Author: Edited by Stephen John Hartnett
Pub Date: January 2011

An intrepid and reasoned call for empowerment over incarceration   learn more...
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