440 pp., 6.125 x 9.25, 3 halftones, 2 tables
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-4696-5124-8
Published: May 2019
Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-4696-5123-1
Published: May 2019
eBook ISBN: 978-1-4696-5125-5
Published: April 2019
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Contributors: Dan Berger, Ethan Blue, George T. Díaz, David Hernandez, Kelly Lytle Hernández, Pippa Holloway, Volker Janssen, Talitha L. LeFlouria, Heather McCarty, Douglas K. Miller, Vivien Miller, Donna Murch, and Keramet Ann Reiter.
Published in association with the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas
About the Author
Robert T. Chase is assistant professor of history at Stony Brook University.
For more information about Robert T. Chase, visit the Author Page.
“An incredibly rich resource for anyone interested in the history of policing, confinement, and resistance. . . . Chase has intricately woven innovative research from top scholars in the field of carcerality. . . . This collection of articles is a phenomenal contribution to the field of the carceral state.”--Journal of American Ethnic History
“This collection of essays masterfully organizes important contributions to the scholarship on the carceral state. . . . Authors expand each other’s arguments, creating well-connected theses analyzing the foundations and interconnections of carceral networks in the United States. . . . Readers interested in the intersections between racism, incarceration, immigration detention and deportation, and settler-colonial violence will find what they are looking for within this well-crafted anthology.”--International Criminal Justice Review
"A challenging and intelligent anthology. In this moment of widespread debate over re- forming the criminal justice and immigration systems, this work is sorely needed."--Southwestern Historical Quarterly
"This cutting-edge and extremely compelling interdisciplinary volume provides a sociohistorical overview of the development and execution of racialized punitive practices and the making of the carceral state."--Victor Rios, University of California, Santa Barbara
"Caging Borders and Carceral States is a significant addition to current debates on the carceral crisis in the United States. Making use of a variety of disciplinary lenses, the book’s contributions assemble a powerful 'history of the present' of imprisonment, detention, and immigration control and reckon with the deep historical roots of American mass incarceration."--Alessandro De Giorgi, San José State University