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Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

This guide grew out of a book discussion group sponsored by the Honors Program and the David L. Underwood Library at the Florissant Valley Campus of St. Louis Community College.

Policy Analysis & Advocacy Resources

Focus on Youth

"Children in Adult Jails; Juvenile Justice." The Economist 28 Mar. 2015: 36(US). Academic OneFile. Web. 7 Sept. 2015.

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"Whether a child is judged as an adult depends more on the state than the crime."

Government Resources

Additional Resources

John A. Powell (john a. powell) is the director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at the University of California at Berkeley. He previously directed the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at Ohio State University and the Institute on Race and Poverty at the University of Minnesota.

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000