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Title Race and police brutality [electronic resource] : roots of an urban dilemma / Malcolm D. Holmes and Brad W. Smith.
Publication Info. Albany : State University of New York Press, c2008.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-eBook Academic Collection - North America    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description ix, 186 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series SUNY series in deviance and social control.
eBook Academic Collection - North America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-179) and index.
Contents The nature of police brutality -- Social threat and police violence -- Social identity and ingroup bias -- Stereotyping and outgroup bias -- The emotional roots of intergroup relations -- Translating intergroup biases into intergroup aggression -- A social, emotional, and cognitive theory of excessive force -- Can popular policies reduce police brutality? -- Roots of an urban dilemma.
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Subject Police brutality -- United States.
Sociology, Urban -- United States.
Minorities -- Crimes against -- United States.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
Added Author Smith, Brad W.
eBook Academic Collection - North America
ISBN 9780791476192 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0791476197 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780791476208 (softcover : alk. paper)
0791476200 (softcover : alk. paper)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0000231904
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