Really grasps with the root cause of policing in this country. Lots of academic texts, lots of repetition. Die Druckversion dieses Lehrbuchs … The violence and terror of the police has always been a flashpoint of antiracist struggle and so there is—in my opinion—a danger in focusing too much on ‘broken windows’ as opposed to the social role of the police as such as the problem. I have read comments by obviously white people who do not understand that black folks are still discriminated against today. Policing The Planet - Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter Jordan T. Camp & Christina Heatherton. Very informative, Gentrification. George Lipsitz? Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits. Policing the Planet book. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. “Policing the Planet is an important intervention to a key issue at a crucial time.” – Ramor Ryan, TeleSur “An incredible anthology tracing the bloody history of broken-windows policing and its implications for city life in general.” – James Tracy, Rooflines--This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition. Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter, edited by Jordan T. Camp and Christina Heatherton.. On amazon USA and UK.. Something went wrong. Wanted. To see what your friends thought of this book, Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This was a thesis that first appeared in "The Atlantic", and suggested that minor incivilities that were tolerated in a neighbourhood would lead to a zone of major offences. Combining firsthand accounts from activists with the research of scholars and reflections from artists, Policing the Planet traces the global spread of the broken-windows policing strategy, first established in New York City under Police Commissioner William Bratton. Love the format of it being part theory, part interview. overall i think had the editors organized the chapters better or edited the essays for redundancies (the definition of broken windows policing for example), the book would have read smoother a. i really enjoyed this book, especially the essay about skid row. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Anyone who doubts the importance of the Black Lives Matter organization, read this. How police forces co-operate and use international agencies to catch wanted criminals. Is this a good book to refer them to? Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. Now a star-studded, wide-ranging collection of writers and activists offers a global response, describing ongoing struggles over policing from New York to Ferguson to Los Angeles, as well. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter, Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK, Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost, Dispatch to this address when you check out. Sparen Sie bis zu 80% durch die Auswahl der eTextbook-Option für ISBN: 9781784783181, 1784783188. I read the "We Charge Genocide" chapter for a book club. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. This shifted the focus of criminal justice to criminal prevention, which in turn is part of the society and culture of control. But my politics are less revolutionary and radical. overall i think had the editors organized the chapters better or edited the essays for redundancies (the definition of broken windows policing for example), the book would have read smoother and not felt long in parts. How policing became the major political issue of our time Combining firsthand accounts from activists with the research of scholars and reflections from artists, Policing the Planet traces the global spread of the broken-windows policing strategy, first established in New … “Policing the Planet is an important intervention to a key issue at a crucial time.” – Ramor Ryan, TeleSur “An incredible anthology tracing the bloody history of broken-windows policing and its implications for city life in general.” – James Tracy, Rooflines. It's a doctrine that has vastly broadened police power the world over - to deadly effect. 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