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The Resource Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age, Bernard E. Harcourt, (electronic resource)

Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age, Bernard E. Harcourt, (electronic resource)

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Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age
Title
Against prediction
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profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age
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Bernard E. Harcourt
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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index present
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non fiction
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  • bibliography
Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age, Bernard E. Harcourt, (electronic resource)
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Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age, Bernard E. Harcourt, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-329) and index
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multicolored
Contents
Actuarial methods in the criminal law -- The rise of the actuarial paradigm -- Ernest W. Burgess and parole prediction -- The proliferation of actuarial methods in punishing and policing -- The critique of actuarial methods -- The mathematics of actuarial prediction : the illusion of efficiency -- The ratchet effect : an overlooked social cost -- The pull of prediction : distorting our conceptions of just punishment -- Toward a more general theory of punishing and policing -- A case study on racial profiling -- Shades of gray -- The virtues of randomization
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viii, 336 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
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ill.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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