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For the Children?Protecting Innocence in a Carceral State$
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Erica R. Meiners

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780816692750

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: May 2017

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816692750.001.0001

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The Trouble with the Child in the Carceral State

The Trouble with the Child in the Carceral State

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For the Children?
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Erica R. Meiners

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University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816692750.003.0003

The second chapter focuses on the circulation of real and imagined children in four movements that surround the carceral state to illustrate how the invocation of children/childhood, even with the best of intentions, functions to strengthen regimes and logics that make everyone, even the child, less secure.

Keywords:   Innocence, Childhood studies, Racial Justice, Carceral Regime, Civil Death, Organizing, Protest movements, Reforms

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