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Invisible men

Flores A. Forbes

Invisible men

a contemporary slave narrative in the era of mass incarceration

by Flores A. Forbes

  • 165 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deinstitutionalization,
  • African American men,
  • Criminals,
  • Prisoners,
  • Imprisonment,
  • Employment re-entry,
  • Rehabilitation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Flores A. Forbes ; foreword by Robin D.G. Kelley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.86 .F63 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 182 pages
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26931951M
    ISBN 101510711708
    ISBN 109781510711709
    OCLC/WorldCa936533988

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