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Title White privilege and black rights : the injustice of U.S. police racial profiling and homicide / Naomi Zack.

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 Law Library  HV 7936 .R3 Z33 2015    CHECKED IN
Description xvii, 135 pages ; 22 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents White privilege, entitlements, and rights -- Black rights and police racial profiling -- Black injustice and police homicide.
Summary Examining racial profiling in American politics, philosopher Naomi Zack argues against white privilege discourse while introducing a new theory of applicative justice. Drawing clear lines between rights and privileges and between justice and existing laws, and examining the legal structure that has permitted the killings of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, and others, Zack shows why it is more important to consider black rights than white privilege as the country moves forward through today's culture of inequality.--From publisher description.
Subject Racial profiling in law enforcement -- United States.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
African Americans -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst00799575
Racial profiling in law enforcement. (OCoLC)fst01086589
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Profilage ethnique -- √Čtats-Unis.
Noirs américains -- Droits civils et politiques.
ISBN 9781442250550 hardcover alkaline paper
1442250550 hardcover alkaline paper
9781442250574 paperback alkaline paper
1442250577 paperback alkaline paper
9781442250567 electronic book
OCLC # 900594636
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