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Published: 27 August 2015

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780190205546

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At the Cross

Race, Religion, and Citizenship in the Politics of the Death Penalty

Melynda J. Price

  • The first book to utilize theories of reflexivity, a method that originates in anthropology, in a study of law and politics
  • One of the most extensive works in political science to analyze jury participation as a framework for understanding citizenship
  • Analyzes the death penalty from the perspective of African Americans, not as defendants, but as citizens

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