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Settler Colonialism, Race, and the LawWhy Structural Racism Persists

Settler Colonialism, Race, and the Law: Why Structural Racism Persists

Natsu Taylor Saito

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780814723944
eISBN:
9780814708170
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814723944.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

Settler Colonialism, Race, and the Law begins from the premise that the United States is neither postracial nor postcolonial. Using the lens of settler colonial theory, it attributes the origins and ... More

Organizing While UndocumentedImmigrant Youth's Political Activism under the Law

Organizing While Undocumented: Immigrant Youth's Political Activism under the Law

Kevin Escudero

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479803194
eISBN:
9781479877812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479803194.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Undocumented immigrants in the United States who take part in social movement activism do so at great risk: the threat of deportation. Despite this risk, undocumented immigrant youth have been at the ... More

Protest and DissentNOMOS LXII

Protest and Dissent: NOMOS LXII

Melissa Schwartzberg (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479810512
eISBN:
9781479837564
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479810512.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Protests abound in contemporary political life, including in the United States: One-fifth of Americans reported having participated in a political protest between early 2016 and early 2018. Protest ... More

Understanding Police InterrogationConfessions and Consequences

Understanding Police Interrogation: Confessions and Consequences

William Douglas Woody and Krista D. Forrest

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479860371
eISBN:
9781479828128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479860371.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

What drives suspects to confess during police interrogation? In particular, why do some people falsely confess to serious crimes, despite both the likelihood of severe negative consequences and their ... More

Cops, Cameras, and CrisisThe Potential and the Perils of Police Body-Worn Cameras

Cops, Cameras, and Crisis: The Potential and the Perils of Police Body-Worn Cameras

Michael D. White and Aili Malm

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479820177
eISBN:
9781479865864
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479820177.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This book serves as the go-to resource for those who are interested in police body-worn cameras. The first part of the book (chapters 2 and 3) delves deeply into the claims made about BWCs by both ... More

Distributed BlacknessAfrican American Cybercultures

Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

André Brock

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479820375
eISBN:
9781479811908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479820375.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book addresses Black culture, Web 2.0, and social networks from new methodological perspectives. Using critical technocultural discourse analysis, the chapters within examine Black-designed ... More

The Psychology of Property Law

The Psychology of Property Law

Stephanie M. Stern and Daphna Lewinsohn-Zamir

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479835683
eISBN:
9781479857623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479835683.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The Psychology of Property Law considers how research in psychology offers new perspectives on property rules and doctrines, and suggests avenues of reform. The book explains how assumptions about ... More

CammingMoney, Power, and Pleasure in the Sex Work Industry

Camming: Money, Power, and Pleasure in the Sex Work Industry

Angela Jones

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479842964
eISBN:
9781479829422
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479842964.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Camming is based on a five-year mixed-methods study of the erotic webcam industry, and tells a pornographic story about the multibillion-dollar online sex industry colloquially called “camming.” ... More

The Moral Project of ChildhoodMotherhood, Material Life, and Early Children's Consumer Culture

The Moral Project of Childhood: Motherhood, Material Life, and Early Children's Consumer Culture

Daniel Thomas Cook

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479899203
eISBN:
9781479881413
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479899203.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

The Moral Project of Childhood argues and demonstrates that fundamental problems stemming from a growing acceptance of children’s moral, spiritual, intellectual, and behavioral pliability drive the ... More

Realist EcstasyReligion, Race, and Performance in American Literature

Realist Ecstasy: Religion, Race, and Performance in American Literature

Lindsay V. Reckson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479803323
eISBN:
9781479842452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479803323.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Realist Ecstasy: Religion, Race, and Performance in American Literature recovers a series of ecstatic performances in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century American realism. From camp meetings ... More

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