Punishment and Inclusion Race, Membership, and the Limits of American Liberalism
Dilts, Andrew.

Punishment and Inclusion Race, Membership, and the Limits of American Liberalism

Dilts, Andrew.


Personal Author
Dilts, Andrew.

First edition.

Publication Information
New York : Fordham University Press, [2014] (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (xix, 324 pages )

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Book collections on Project MUSE.

Machine generated contents note: -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1 A Productive Injustice -- 2 Fabricating Figures -- 3 Neoliberal Penality and the Biopolitics of Homo OEconomicus -- 4 To Kill a Thief -- 5 Innocent Citizens, Guilty Subjects -- 6 Punishing at the Ballot Box -- 7 Civic Disabilities -- 8 (Re)figuring Justice -- Coda -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.

"This book gives a theoretical and historical account of felon disenfranchisement, showing deep connections between punishment and citizenship practices in the United States. These connections are deployed quietly and yet perniciously as part of a political system of white supremacy, shaping contemporary regimes of punishment and governance"-- Provided by publisher.

Subject Term
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology.
LAW / Criminal Law / General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory.
Liberalism -- United States.
Race -- Political aspects -- United States.
Citizenship -- United States.
Punishment -- United States.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- United States.
Political rights, Loss of -- United States.
Prisoners -- Suffrage -- United States.
Suffrage -- United States.

Geographic Term
United States -- Politics and government.

Electronic books.

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Project Muse.

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University LibraryeBookER177216JK1846 .D55 2014Electronic ResourcesE-resources