States of Delinquency: Race and Science in the Making of California's Juvenile Justice System

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Product Details

Price
$35.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
February 21, 2012
Pages
290
Dimensions
5.8 X 0.8 X 8.9 inches | 0.95 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520271722

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About the Author

Miroslava Chรกvez-Garcรญa is Associate Professor of Chicano/a Studies at the University of California, Davis. She is the author of Negotiating Conquest: Gender and Power in California, 1770s to 1880s.

Reviews

"[States of Delinquency] is a tour de force of historical research. . . . A valuable resource for the student and the citizen."-- (07/01/2012)
"Recommended."--Choice (09/01/2012)
"Indispensable reading. . . . An excellent piece of research that shows how the state can sometimes work in ways that are harmful to childrens' welfare."-- (11/01/2012)
"Masterful examination . . . A major contribution to carceral and reform histories."-- (06/28/2015)