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Race on the brain what implicit bias gets wrong about the struggle for racial justice by Kahn, Jonathan

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Discrimination in justice administration,
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration,
  • Discrimination,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Racism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-281) and index.

StatementJonathan Kahn
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9950 .K34 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 291 pages
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26945546M
ISBN 100231184247
ISBN 109780231184243
LC Control Number2017010254
OCLC/WorldCa990141119

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