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

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

Label
Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age
Title
Against prediction
Title remainder
profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age
Statement of responsibility
Bernard E. Harcourt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harcourt, Bernard E.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Law enforcement
Label
Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age, Bernard E. Harcourt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-329) and index
Contents
  • II.
  • The critique of actuarial methods
  • Ch. 4.
  • The mathematics of actuarial prediction : the illusion of efficiency
  • Ch. 5.
  • The ratchet effect : an overlooked social cost
  • Ch. 6.
  • The pull of prediction : distorting our conceptions of just punishment
  • III.
  • Toward a more general theory of punishing and policing
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 7.
  • A case study on racial profiling
  • Ch. 8.
  • Shades of gray
  • Ch. 9.
  • The virtues of randomization
  • App. A.
  • Retracing the parole-prediction debate and literature
  • App. B.
  • Mathematical proofs regarding the economic model of racial profiling
  • Actuarial methods in the criminal law
  • I.
  • The rise of the actuarial paradigm
  • Ch. 2.
  • Ernest W. Burgess and parole prediction
  • Ch. 3.
  • The proliferation of actuarial methods in punishing and policing
Control code
10770642
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780226316147
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006011178
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2006011178
  • (DLC) 2006011178
Label
Against prediction : profiling, policing, and punishing in an actuarial age, Bernard E. Harcourt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-329) and index
Contents
  • II.
  • The critique of actuarial methods
  • Ch. 4.
  • The mathematics of actuarial prediction : the illusion of efficiency
  • Ch. 5.
  • The ratchet effect : an overlooked social cost
  • Ch. 6.
  • The pull of prediction : distorting our conceptions of just punishment
  • III.
  • Toward a more general theory of punishing and policing
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 7.
  • A case study on racial profiling
  • Ch. 8.
  • Shades of gray
  • Ch. 9.
  • The virtues of randomization
  • App. A.
  • Retracing the parole-prediction debate and literature
  • App. B.
  • Mathematical proofs regarding the economic model of racial profiling
  • Actuarial methods in the criminal law
  • I.
  • The rise of the actuarial paradigm
  • Ch. 2.
  • Ernest W. Burgess and parole prediction
  • Ch. 3.
  • The proliferation of actuarial methods in punishing and policing
Control code
10770642
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780226316147
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006011178
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2006011178
  • (DLC) 2006011178

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