This authoritative volume explores different perspectives on economic and social justice and the challenges presented by and within the criminal justice system. It critically discusses key concerns involved in realizing economic and social justice, including systemic issues in economic and social justice, issues related to organizations and social institutions, special issues regarding specific populations, and a review of national and international organizations that promote economic justice. Addressing more than just the ideology and theory underlying economic and social justice, the book presents chapters with practical examples and research on how economic and social justice might be achieved within the criminal justice systems of the world. With contributions from leading scholars around the globe, this book is an essential reference for scholars with an interest in economic and social justice from a wide range of disciplines, including criminal justice and criminology as well as sociology, social work, public policy, and law.
Formatted Contents Note
part I Introduction to Criminal and Economic Justice chapter 1 Violence Against Women as a Social Justice Issue / Nicole Wilkes chapter 2 Decriminalizing Poverty / Erin Grant chapter 3 Key Theories of Justice / Melissa Thorne chapter 4 Can Justice Reinvestment Deliver Social Justice? / Kevin Wong part II Justice in Specific Situations chapter 5 Equal Pay, the Wage Gap, and Sexual Harassment / Shelly Clevenger chapter 6 Death Penalty and the Poor / Amanda K. Cox chapter 7 Education Inequality in America / Dwayne Roberson chapter 8 Police Power and Human Rights / Jason Jolicoeur chapter 9 Bias-Based Policing and Racial Profiling / Ralph E. Ioimo chapter 10 Police Performance Management and Social Justice / John A. Eterno chapter 11 Sexual Assault at the Margins Recognizing the Experiences of Male Survivors / Jordana N. Navarro chapter 12 Importance of Language and Communication for Social Justice / Tamara L. Wilkins part III International and Transnational Issues chapter 13 National Status/Immigration and Social Justice / Robert D. Hanser chapter 14 Juveniles and Social Justice in the United Kingdom / Daniel Marshall chapter 15 LGBQ People and Social Justice / Nicole L. Asquith chapter 16 American Indian Rights/Justice / Larry French chapter 17 Social Justice and Security Crisis in Mexico / Elena Azaola chapter 18 Punishment and Social Justice in Slovenia / Benjamin Flander part IV Criminal Justice and Social Status chapter 19 Effective Assistance of Counsel / Melanie Worsley chapter 20 Age and Social Justice / J. Harrison Watts chapter 21 Transitioning to Social Justice Transgender and Non-Binary Individuals / Allyson Walker chapter 22 Migrant Workers in Crop Agriculture and Meatpacking Industry / Andrea Gómez Cervantes chapter 23 National and International Organizations that Promote and Protect Social Justice / Kathryn Elvey chapter 24 Systemic Effects of Privatization on Human Service Agencies / Maren B. Trochmann part V Government and Social Justice chapter 25 10 Key Elements to Enhance Procedural Justice in the Criminal Justice System / Matthew O'Deane chapter 26 Data Protection and Rights to Privacy Involved in Gathering and International Intelligence Exchange / David Lowe chapter 27 Social Justice Contextualized / Jason Jolicoeur chapter 28 Waiving Juveniles to Criminal Court / Jordan Papp chapter 29 Mass Incarceration / Ross Kleinstuber chapter 30 Social Security Fraud versus White-Collar Crime / Petter Gottschalk chapter 31 No Hope Life Without the Possibility of Parole / Patricia Dahl.