Criminal to Critic: Reflections amid the American Experiment by James E. Palombo

By James E. Palombo

This autobiographical discourse strains the stories of James Palombo from drug-dealing wise-guy and convict to social employee, professor, and international vacationer. alongside the best way, and during his struggles, Palombo speaks to quite a few vital concerns relative to America―a state he sees as usually at odds with its personal identification. mixed with the study of Randall Shelden, Criminal to Critic increases major and well timed ideas, eventually serving as a bridge among educational and public audiences in encouraging a discussion central to state-of-the-art want for a extra unified and civic-minded society.

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