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Published: 12 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392934-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9293-4
... % 5. Night Escape eco-incarceration, purity, and sex p.m., ≤Ω august The distant drumbeats from the village akhra (dancing circle) were drowned out by the loud patter of the monsoon rain on...
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375890-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7589-0
Published: 30 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380788-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8078-8
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374671-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7467-1
... This chapter argues that behind the growing emphases on biological surveillance and biopreparedness lies the continuing blunt force of incarceration and quarantine. Reviewing the testimony of Haitian refugees imprisoned by the U.S. Coast Guard in the world’s first AIDS concentration camp at...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... how the overlapping sex offender, queer, and criminalization/incarceration organizing tensions provide an opportunity to reflect on the wider implications of the authors’ very local work and to build shared analysis. ...
... Education not Incarceration 3280 Morcom Avenue VietUnity Oakland, CA 94619 U.S.A. Attention: Hai Binh Nguyen httpwww.ednotinc.org 1432 3rd Avenue #4 Oakland, CA 94606 U.S.A. INCITE! httpwww.vietunity.org Women of...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374428-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7442-8
... This chapter explores the relationship between forms of Aboriginal incarceration, kinship, and emergent expressive idioms entailed by radio request programs. These programs draw together recorded speech with the poetics of country music and aim to reconnect kin dispersed across the prisons and...
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375180-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7518-0
... life are possible here? Every state in the United States has a surveillance system in place to identify prenatal substance use exposure; seventeen states consider substance abuse during pregnancy to be child abuse; three consider it grounds for civil commitment, or incarceration. On the blocks of the...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
... alienating the nation from its cultural roots. It also justified Communist extermination or incarceration in political prisons known as repentance camps. In these camps, prisoners learned how to become productive and obedient members of an orderly Confucian society. ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... explain the flaws in the justice system, especially those related to the application of the drug laws that had led to a dramatic increase of the incarcerated population. Her analysis later informed changes in legislation and judicial illicit drug control. Her study on vaccine acceptability, which...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... advocates have condemned U.S. sex crimes law—in particular the prosecution of minors and the regime of post-incarceration registration and civil commitment—as grave violations of international human rights laws. And yet those who should be expected to care about this issue—sex radicals, GLTBQ organizations...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... The sexual psychopath laws are still with us. They re-emerged in the 1990s under a new rubric—“sexually violent predator” laws—in twenty states that are now incarcerating thousands of people who have already served prison terms for sex offenses. They rely on a legal fiction: that the offenders...
Published: 11 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399094-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9909-4
... sur- veillance in their schools and neighborhoods, zero-tolerance policies, and rising incarceration rates, these young people expressed their frustration with the blatant misuse and distortion of data by city o≈cials. They pointed to the false data as further proof of the state’s intention to...
Book Chapter

By Joy James
Published: 29 June 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8974-3
... appears in his anthology Islam and Urban Youth Culture, co-edited with Yusuf Nuruddin. Dhoruba Bin Wahad (Richard Moore), a leader of the New York chapter of the Black Panther Party, is a former political prisoner. Falsely incarcerated for over nineteen years as a result of cointelpro operations...
Book Chapter

By Soo Ah Kwon
Published: 11 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399094-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9909-4
..., 10–11, 119 Brown, Ruth Nicole, 72 African Americans: black nationalism Brown, Wendy, 60, 119, 132n26, 132n28 and philanthropic funding, 63–64; Bush administration, President George gendered criminalization of, 41–43; H. W., 19 youth incarceration, 79; zero- Bush administration, President...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... Crime, Punishment, and Economic Violence Patricia Allard "Tough on crime" policies, particularly those associated with the "war on drugs," are the primary engines driving mass incarceration in the United States. The cur- rent preoccupation with...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... U.S. sex crimes law—in particular the prosecution of minors and the regime of post-incarceration registration and civil commitment—as grave violations of international human rights laws. And yet those who should be expected to care about this issue—sex radicals, GLTBQ organizations, criminal justice...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... advocates have condemned U.S. sex crimes law—in particular the prosecution of minors and the regime of post-incarceration registration and civil commitment—as grave violations of international human rights laws. And yet those who should be expected to care about this issue—sex radicals, GLTBQ organizations...