Barbara Johnson

Barbara Johnson taught in the departments of English and Comparative Literature at Harvard University and was the Frederic Wertham Professor of Law and Psychiatry in Society. She is the author of The Critical Difference, A World of Difference, and The Wake of Deconstruction.

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Cover: Persons and ThingsPersons and ThingsJohnson, Barbara E.PAPERBACK03/31/2010$28.50
Cover: DivagationsDivagationsMallarmé, Stéphane
Johnson, Barbara E.
PAPERBACK06/15/2009$37.00
Cover: The Feminist Difference: Literature, Psychoanalysis, Race, and GenderThe Feminist Difference: Literature, Psychoanalysis, Race, and GenderJohnson, Barbara E.PAPERBACK05/19/2000$31.50
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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.”