Coverart for item
The Resource My brother Moochie : regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South, Issac J. Bailey

My brother Moochie : regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South, Issac J. Bailey

Label
My brother Moochie : regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South
Title
My brother Moochie
Title remainder
regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South
Statement of responsibility
Issac J. Bailey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the age of nine, Issac J. Bailey saw his hero, his eldest brother, taken away in handcuffs, not to return from prison for thirty-two years. Bailey tells the story of their relationship and of his experience living in a family suffering from guilt and shame. Drawing on sociological research as well as his expertise as a journalist, he seeks to answer the crucial question of why Moochie and many other young black men--including half of the ten boys in his own family--end up in the criminal justice system
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bailey, Issac J
Dewey number
306.85/08996073
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bailey, Issac J
  • African American men
  • African American prisoners
  • African American families
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Crime
  • African American families
  • African American men
  • African American prisoners
  • Crime
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • United States
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • African American families
  • African American prisoners
  • African American men
  • Crime
Label
My brother Moochie : regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South, Issac J. Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1020293896
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781590518601
Lccn
2017049799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
My brother Moochie : regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South, Issac J. Bailey
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1020293896
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781590518601
Lccn
2017049799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

    • Anacostia LibraryBorrow it
      1800 Good Hope Road SE, Washington, DC, 20020, US
      38.8659805 -76.9785383
    • Benning (Dorothy I. Height) LibraryBorrow it
      3935 Benning Rd. NE, Washington, DC, 20019, US
      38.8941177 -76.9478286
    • Woodridge LibraryBorrow it
      1790 Douglas St. NE, Washington, DC, 20018, US
      38.9234096 -76.9791283
    • Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) LibraryBorrow it
      1630 7th St. NW, Washington, DC, 20001, US
      38.9123733 -77.022493
Processing Feedback ...