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politics of riot commissions, 1917-1970

Anthony M. Platt

politics of riot commissions, 1917-1970

a collection of official reports and critical essays

by Anthony M. Platt

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


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From the research program of Center for the Study of Law and Society, University of California.

Statemented. and intro. byA. Platt.
The Physical Object
Pagination534p.
Number of Pages534
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13693363M

The Riot Makers, New Rochelle, New York: Arlington House, Moynihan, Daniel P., Maximum Feasible Misunderstanding: Com­ munity Action in the War on Poverty, New York: Free Press, , The Politics of a Guaranteed Income: The Nixon Administra­ tion and the Family Assistance Plan, New York: Vintage Books, The Politics of Fear – Living in a Terrorama Society The period saw the appointment of 86 state or federal riot commissions seeking to identify the causes while recommending remedies. Consistently, these commissions found virulent racism and severe class differences as causes. Rarely was terrorism mentioned and few programs were.

The Politics of Riot Commissions, A Collection of Official Reports and Critical Essays by Anthony M. Platt Paperback, Pages, Published by Collier Books ISBN , ISBN: The moth that comes too close to the flame is likely to get burnt. Anonymous. 1. Introduction. Over the past two decades, a growing body of literature on state crimes has focused on documenting and explaining the etiological factors of the worst atrocities known to humanity (Chambliss, ; Grabosky, ; Barak, ; Kauzlarich and Kramer, , Kramer and Cited by:

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