- Subject index
Race, Culture, Psychology, and Law is the only book to provide summaries and analyses of culturally competent psychological and social services encountered within the U.S. legal arena. The book is broad in scope and covers the knowledge and practice crucial in providing comprehensive services to ethnic, racial, and cultural minorities. Topics include the importance of race relations, psychological testing and evaluation, racial “profiling,” disparities in death penalty conviction, immigration and domestic violence, asylum seekers, deportations and civil rights, juvenile justice, cross-cultural lawyering, and cultural competency in the administration of justice.
Chapter 26: Race and Sexual Offending: An Overview
Race and Sexual Offending: An Overview
The white women of the South are in a state of siege.… Some lurking Demon who has watched for the opportunity to seize her; she is choked or beaten into insensibility and ravished, her body prostituted, her purity destroyed, her chastity taken from her.… Shall men … demand for the right to have a fair trial and be punished in the regular course of justice? So far as I am concerned he has put himself outside the pale of the law, human and divine.