This innovative text/reader from pre-eminent authors and researchers Helen Taylor Greene and Shaun Gabbidon combines textual material with recent, carefully edited articles from well-known and emerging scholars. The articles have been published in leading criminology and criminal justice journals, such as "Crime & Delinquency, Criminology, Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Justice Quarterly, "and" Theoretical Criminology." The book explores historical and contemporary issues such as race as a social construct; ...