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‘Ask the Expert' – Discrimination in the Criminal Justice System
Thu 14 July 2016, 12:30 – 13:30 BST
The Durability of Inertia: a consideration of the Lammy and Young Reviews
Our ‘Ask the Expert’ series is aligned with current government consultations and parliamentary inquiries, giving you the opportunity to engage with experts in those policy areas.
Date and time:
Thursday 14 July 2016, 12.30-13.30
A light lunch will be served from 12:00
The discussion will include a Q&A session
Social Market Foundation
11 Tufton Street, London, SW1P 3QB
Patrick Williams, Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University
David Cameron's announcement of a review to explore explanations for 'possible' discrimination in criminal justice outcomes (again) signals the durability of racialised disproportionality throughout the Criminal Justice System of England and Wales.
Patrick Williams will explore alternative models of thought as a means through which, to make sense of the racialisation of crime and offending behaviour.
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