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The Resource Drug Laws and Institutional Racism : the Story Told by the Congressional Record, (electronic resource)

Drug Laws and Institutional Racism : the Story Told by the Congressional Record, (electronic resource)

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Drug Laws and Institutional Racism : the Story Told by the Congressional Record
Title
Drug Laws and Institutional Racism
Title remainder
the Story Told by the Congressional Record
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chambers?s hypothesis is that an historical analysis of the Congressional discussions surrounding the opium laws in the late 1800?s and early 1900?s, the Marihuana Tax Act of 1937, and the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986 will illustrate that competition and threat, economic and/or political, were present prior to the enactment of the laws. Analyses indicate that while economic and to a limited extent political competition between Chinese immigrants and white Americans affected the passage of the opium laws, economic and political competition had little effect on the Marihuana Tax Act or the Anti-D
Member of
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Chambers, Cheryl L
Dewey number
344.73044602
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Law and Society
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  • Drug control
  • Narcotic laws
  • Racism
  • Sociological jurisprudence
Label
Drug Laws and Institutional Racism : the Story Told by the Congressional Record, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Contents
CHAPTER 1; Introduction; CHAPTER 2; Conflict Theory and Racial Inequality; CHAPTER 3; Institutional Racism and the Use of the CongressionalRecord; CHAPTER 4; Opium Laws of the Late 1800s and 1909; CHAPTER 5; The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937; CHAPTER 6; Anti-drug Abuse Act of 1986: Cocaine and CrackCocaine; CHAPTER 7; Conclusions; APPENDIX; Methodology; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn818818925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593326609
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818818925
Label
Drug Laws and Institutional Racism : the Story Told by the Congressional Record, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
CHAPTER 1; Introduction; CHAPTER 2; Conflict Theory and Racial Inequality; CHAPTER 3; Institutional Racism and the Use of the CongressionalRecord; CHAPTER 4; Opium Laws of the Late 1800s and 1909; CHAPTER 5; The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937; CHAPTER 6; Anti-drug Abuse Act of 1986: Cocaine and CrackCocaine; CHAPTER 7; Conclusions; APPENDIX; Methodology; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn818818925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593326609
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818818925

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