This text delivers a comprehensive overview of race and ethnicity across the criminal justice system. It unpacks terms such as race, diversity and multiculturalism to equip students with a thorough understanding of this complex subject area. Featuring chapters by leading experts, Race and Criminal Justice provides a specialist introduction to each area of the criminal justice system, including police, prosecution, prisons, and probation. It also features stimulating discussion of contemporary issues, such as criminal justice responses to refugees and asylum seekers, and the experiences of Muslims within the criminal justice system post 9/11.
Chapter 12: Racism, Ethnicity and Drug Misuse: A Brief Introduction
Racism, Ethnicity and Drug Misuse: A Brief Introduction
In recent years there has been a growing body of research into the drug treatment needs of black and minority ethnic groups in the UK, although the same is not true across Europe (EMCDDA, 2000; Fountain et ...