Barack Obama: changing American criminal justice?

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Teague, Michael 2009. Barack Obama: changing American criminal justice? Criminal Justice Matters. https://doi.org/10.1080/09627250903385131
AuthorsTeague, Michael
Abstract

Barack Obama's election as the USA's 44th president signalled the end of an era of entrenched conservatism in American government. Following his inauguration on 20 January 2009, one fundamental question confronts anyone concerned with the state of American criminal justice. Energised by a wave of popular support, will the new president go down in history as someone who radically reformed America's overloaded criminal justice system?

KeywordsObama; criminal justice; prisons; America
Year2009
JournalCriminal Justice Matters
PublisherTaylor & Francis
ISSN0962-7251
1934-6220
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1080/09627250903385131
Web address (URL)http://hdl.handle.net/10545/608622
hdl:10545/608622
Publication datesDec 2009
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