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Public Space, Public Policy, and Public Understanding of Race and Ethnicity in America

Theresa A. Booker

232 pages
University of Akron Press
This interdisciplinary anthology contains a collection of materials, including personal accounts, analyses of historical and/or current events, and legal rulings told through the lens of various racial or ethnic groups living in the United States. Included are discussions of housing and neighborhoods, recreation and work, crime, education, and politics.
Author Bio
Teresa A. Booker is an Assistant Professor of African-American Studies at John Jay College of Criminal Justice where she teaches courses on ethnic studies and restorative justice. Her research interests include Sudan, peacekeeping, restorative justice, and human rights.