The Resource Black Rage Confronts the Law, Paul Harris, (electronic resource)

Black Rage Confronts the Law, Paul Harris, (electronic resource)

Label
Black Rage Confronts the Law
Title
Black Rage Confronts the Law
Statement of responsibility
Paul Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1971, Paul Harris pioneered the modern version of the black rage defense when he successfully defended a young black man charged with armed bank robbery. Dubbed one of the most novel criminal defenses in American history by Vanity Fair, the black rage defense is enormously controversial, frequently dismissed as irresponsible, nothing less than a harbinger of anarchy. Consider the firestorm of protest that resulted when the defense for Colin Ferguson, the gunman who murdered numerous passengers on a New York commuter train, claimed it was considering a black rage defense. In this thought-pro
Member of
Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943 Feb. 17-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Paul
Dewey number
  • 342.730873
  • 345.73/04
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
KF9244.5
LC item number
.H37 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Critical America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Extenuating circumstances
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • African Americans
  • Defense (Criminal procedure)
  • United States
Label
Black Rage Confronts the Law, Paul Harris, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 The Black Rage Defense, 1846: The Trial of William Freeman; Chapter 2 The Black Rage Defense, 1971; Chapter 3 The Law: Its Myths and Rituals; Chapter 4 Black Rage 1971: The Case of James Johnson, Jr.; Chapter 5 James Johnson's Workers' Compensation Case; Chapter 6 Racism, Rage, and Criminal Defenses; Chapter 7 To Use or Not to Use The Black Rage Defense; Chapter 8 Race, Class, and the Trials of Clarence Darrow; Chapter 9 A Survey of Black Rage Cases; Chapter 10 Urban War Zones
  • Chapter 11 White Rage-Hate CrimesChapter 12 White Rage-Do Prisons Cause Crime?; Chapter 13 The Cultural Defense and the Trials of Patrick Hooty Croy; Chapter 14 ""Remake the World""; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814744765
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111000211309082
  • (EBL)865609
  • (OCoLC)782877983
  • (SSID)ssj0000112890
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11131408
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000112890
  • (PQKBWorkID)10098986
  • (PQKB)11509557
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC865609
  • (OCoLC)42854098
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse10690
  • (EXLCZ)99111000211309082
Label
Black Rage Confronts the Law, Paul Harris, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 The Black Rage Defense, 1846: The Trial of William Freeman; Chapter 2 The Black Rage Defense, 1971; Chapter 3 The Law: Its Myths and Rituals; Chapter 4 Black Rage 1971: The Case of James Johnson, Jr.; Chapter 5 James Johnson's Workers' Compensation Case; Chapter 6 Racism, Rage, and Criminal Defenses; Chapter 7 To Use or Not to Use The Black Rage Defense; Chapter 8 Race, Class, and the Trials of Clarence Darrow; Chapter 9 A Survey of Black Rage Cases; Chapter 10 Urban War Zones
  • Chapter 11 White Rage-Hate CrimesChapter 12 White Rage-Do Prisons Cause Crime?; Chapter 13 The Cultural Defense and the Trials of Patrick Hooty Croy; Chapter 14 ""Remake the World""; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814744765
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111000211309082
  • (EBL)865609
  • (OCoLC)782877983
  • (SSID)ssj0000112890
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11131408
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000112890
  • (PQKBWorkID)10098986
  • (PQKB)11509557
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC865609
  • (OCoLC)42854098
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse10690
  • (EXLCZ)99111000211309082

Library Locations

  • Architecture LibraryBorrow it
    Gould Hall 830 Van Vleet Oval Rm. 105, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.205706 -97.445050
  • Bizzell Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    401 W. Brooks St., Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.207487 -97.447906
  • Boorstin CollectionBorrow it
    401 W. Brooks St., Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.207487 -97.447906
  • Chinese Literature Translation ArchiveBorrow it
    401 W. Brooks St., RM 414, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.207487 -97.447906
  • Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    Felgar Hall 865 Asp Avenue, Rm. 222, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.205706 -97.445050
  • Fine Arts LibraryBorrow it
    Catlett Music Center 500 West Boyd Street, Rm. 20, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.210371 -97.448244
  • Harry W. Bass Business History CollectionBorrow it
    401 W. Brooks St., Rm. 521NW, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.207487 -97.447906
  • History of Science CollectionsBorrow it
    401 W. Brooks St., Rm. 521NW, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.207487 -97.447906
  • John and Mary Nichols Rare Books and Special CollectionsBorrow it
    401 W. Brooks St., Rm. 509NW, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.207487 -97.447906
  • Library Service CenterBorrow it
    2601 Technology Place, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.185561 -97.398361
  • Price College Digital LibraryBorrow it
    Adams Hall 102 307 West Brooks St., Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.210371 -97.448244
  • Western History CollectionsBorrow it
    Monnet Hall 630 Parrington Oval, Rm. 300, Norman, OK, 73019, US
    35.209584 -97.445414
Processing Feedback ...