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Call # HV8699.U5 F54 2004
Author Fleury-Steiner, Benjamin, 1970-
Title Jurors' stories of death : how America's death penalty invests in inequality / Benjamin Fleury-Steiner ; with a foreword by David Cole
Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2004
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Descript. xix, 199 p. ; 24 cm
Series Law, meaning, and violence
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-191) and indexes
Subject Discrimination in capital punishment -- United States
Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- United States
Jury -- United States
OCLC # 52773458
Table of Contents
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Race politics, punishment, and the bureaucracy of death11
Ch. 3Story worlds of death29
Ch. 4Insiders45
Ch. 5Voices of resistance66
Ch. 6Representing death85
Ch. 7Handling resisters103
Ch. 8Conclusion : pawns of the state129
App. AA politics of the insiders137
App. BA closer look at African American capital jurors142
App. CThe jurors162