Race as a Carceral Terrain: Black Lives Matter Meets Reentry

  title={Race as a Carceral Terrain: Black Lives Matter Meets Reentry},
  author={Jason M. Williams},
  journal={The Prison Journal},
  pages={387 - 395}
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