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Racial Profiling and Discrimination
A discussion regarding racial profiling and discrimination in the criminal justice system.
# 95154 | 1,316 words | 13 sources | MLA | 2006 | US


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Description:

This paper takes a look at how there is currently a considerable amount of debate and contention about the practice of profiling, particularly with regard to the legal and ethical implications. The paper also reviews the argument that in some cases profiling is necessary in terms of national security.

Outline:
Introduction
Profiling and Prejudice
The Results of Profiling and Discrimination
The Contemporary Problem of Profiling
Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Bass, Sandra. Policing Space, Policing Race: Social Control Imperatives and Police Discretionary Decisions. Social Justice 28.1 (2001): 156. Questia. 6 Sept. 2006 <http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5001042403>.
  • Bork, Robert H. Civil Liberties after 9/11. Commentary July-Aug. 2003: 29+. Questia. 5 Sept. 2006 <http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5001957417>.
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  • Dunnaville C. Unequal Justice Under the Law-- Racial Inequities in the Justice System. 2000. September 4, 2006. http://72.14.203.104/search?q=cache:DNlNGKsjzU0J:www.vsb.org/publications/valawyer/dec00/dunnaville.pdf+Minorities+in+the+criminal+justice+system&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=4&lr=lang_en&client=firefox-a
  • Glasser, Ira. American Drug Laws: The New Jim Crow. The 1999 Edward C. Sobota Lecture. Albany Law Review 63:703. (2000)

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