This page contains links to PowerPoints and other
sources we viewed
in class. The PowerPoints are posted in Office 2007 format. If you
don't have that version of Office, you can purchase it from the campus
store for $12, or you can download for free either the PowerPoint
Viewer or the Office
Compatability Pack. Many of these items are only
viewable if you have a RIC campus account--you
will be asked to enter your username and password before you can access
for accessing these items: When you click on a link for these
readings, you will get a box that asks for your username and password.
RIC students can access these items by entering their username (in
the form ric-acad\username) and their regular account password. If you
have difficulty accessing these documents, you should contact User
Support Services at 456-8803 immediately.
you plan to print these PowerPoints, you can conserve paper and improve
your print quality by changing the setttings in PowerPoint before
printing. Select "handouts" and choose 3 or 6 slides per page, then
select "pure black and white" under color/greyscale.
be posted throughout the semester as needed.
Introduction to the Course PowerPoint
History of Race in the United States PowerPoint (Strange Fruit file)
Race, Social Structure, and Crime PowerPoint (Results of class survey on perceptions/opinions on crime)
Victims & Offenders PowerPoint
ABC 7 Story on NYPD Police Quotas
Personnel in the Justice System PowerPoint
Courts & Trials PowerPoint (OJ BBC report & Car Chase video files)
Punishment (Sentencing, Corrections, and the Death Penalty) PowerPoint
The War on Drugs PowerPoint
Hate Crimes PowerPoint
Consequences of Disparities PowerPoint
Moving Forward PowerPoint
Terrorism/Course Conclusion PowerPoint
(See also the Flying While Arab video).