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New Geographies, 4

Scales of the Earth

Edited by El Hadi Jazairy

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Product Details

PAPERBACK

$20.00 • £16.95 • €18.00

ISBN 9781934510278

Publication Date: 08/01/2011

Text

184 pages

80 color illustrations; 22 halftones

Harvard Graduate School of Design > New Geographies

World

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Jacket: The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, by Khalil Gibran Muhammad, from Harvard University Press

“Predictive Policing” and Racial Profiling

While technology used in policing has improved, it hasn’t progressed, says Khalil Gibran Muhammad, if racial biases are built into those new technologies. This excerpt from his book, The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, shows that for the reform called for by the current protests against systemic racism and racially-biased policing to be fulfilled, the police—especially those at the top—will need to change their pre-programmed views on race and the way they see the Black citizens they are supposed to “serve and protect.”