The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Race, Class and Crime in America

Descriere: On July 16, 2009, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., was mistakenly arrested for attempting to break into his own home, and the ensuing media firestorm ignited debate across the country. Ogletree uses this incident as a lens through which to explore issues of race, class, and crime, with the goal of creating a more just legal system for all.

  • Autori: Charles J., Jr. Ogletree
  • Editura: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Anul aparitiei: 2010
  • ISBN: 9780230103269
  • Numar de pagini: 256
  • Categorie: Ethnic