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The Resource Black silent majority : the Rockefeller drug laws and the politics of punishment, Michael Javen Fortner, (electronic resource)

Black silent majority : the Rockefeller drug laws and the politics of punishment, Michael Javen Fortner, (electronic resource)

Label
Black silent majority : the Rockefeller drug laws and the politics of punishment
Title
Black silent majority
Title remainder
the Rockefeller drug laws and the politics of punishment
Statement of responsibility
Michael Javen Fortner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fortner, Michael Javen
Dewey number
364.1/3365089960730747
LC call number
HV9955.N7
LC item number
F67 2015
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • African American criminals
  • Drug control
  • African Americans
  • Middle class
Label
Black silent majority : the Rockefeller drug laws and the politics of punishment, Michael Javen Fortner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-333) and index
Contents
  • Introduction : the reign of criminal terror must be stopped now -- Rights and wreckage in postwar Harlem -- Black junkies, white do-gooders, and the Metcalf-Volker Act of 1962 -- Reverend Dempsey's crusade and the rise of involuntary commitment in 1966 -- Black silent majority -- King heroin and the development of the drug laws in 1973 -- Race, place, and the tumultuous 1960s and 1970s -- Conclusion : liberal sentiments to conservative acts
  • Introduction : the reign of criminal terror must be stopped now -- Rights and wreckage in postwar Harlem -- Black junkies, white do-gooders, and the Metcalf-Volker Act of 1962 -- Reverend Dempsey's crusade and the rise of involuntary commitment in 1966 -- Black silent majority -- King heroin and the development of the drug laws in 1973 -- Race, place, and the tumultuous 1960s and 1970s -- Conclusion : liberal sentiments to conservative acts
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001529944
Dimensions
22 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 350 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780674743991
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015012136
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001529944
Label
Black silent majority : the Rockefeller drug laws and the politics of punishment, Michael Javen Fortner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-333) and index
Contents
  • Introduction : the reign of criminal terror must be stopped now -- Rights and wreckage in postwar Harlem -- Black junkies, white do-gooders, and the Metcalf-Volker Act of 1962 -- Reverend Dempsey's crusade and the rise of involuntary commitment in 1966 -- Black silent majority -- King heroin and the development of the drug laws in 1973 -- Race, place, and the tumultuous 1960s and 1970s -- Conclusion : liberal sentiments to conservative acts
  • Introduction : the reign of criminal terror must be stopped now -- Rights and wreckage in postwar Harlem -- Black junkies, white do-gooders, and the Metcalf-Volker Act of 1962 -- Reverend Dempsey's crusade and the rise of involuntary commitment in 1966 -- Black silent majority -- King heroin and the development of the drug laws in 1973 -- Race, place, and the tumultuous 1960s and 1970s -- Conclusion : liberal sentiments to conservative acts
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001529944
Dimensions
22 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 350 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780674743991
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015012136
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001529944

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