3 edition of Hate Crimes found in the catalog.
June 26, 2003
by Sage Publications, Inc
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||340|
Hate crimes send messages to members of the victim’s group that they are unwelcome and unsafe in the community, victimizing the entire group and decreasing feelings of safety and frithwilliams.com,vii Witnessing discrimination against one’s own group can lead to psychological distress and lower frithwilliams.com Apr 11, · For his book, Reilly examined fake hate crimes that garnered media attention in the last five years. "In major cases, almost all of them have been hoaxes,' he says. 'The number of hate crime.
Hate crime laws in the United States are state and federal laws intended to protect against hate crimes (also known as bias crimes) motivated by enmity or animus against a protected class of frithwilliams.comgh state laws vary, current statutes permit federal prosecution of hate crimes committed on the basis of a person's protected characteristics of race, religion, ethnicity, nationality, gender. The Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill is a bill aimed at reducing offensive speech and curbing hate crimes in South Africa. The Bill was introduced in and sits before the South African National Assembly. Some of the stated intentions of the legislation include to "provide for the prevention of hate crimes and hate speech" and to "provide for effective.
Statistics on hate crimes are inaccurate because the same racial standards are not used to identify victims and perpetrators of hate crimes. This leads to the numbers of “white” perpetrators of hate crimes being exaggerated. Many Hate Crimes Are Hoaxes by Jon Sanders 47 Many “hate crimes” are hoaxes that are committed by members of the. Reilly has a piece at USA Today which is based on a forthcoming book he is writing on hoax hate crimes. His conclusion is that these crimes happen far more often than people think: Doing research for a book, Hate Crime Hoax, I was able to easily put together a data set of confirmed hate hoaxes.
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Hate crime legislation has drawn criticism. Critics admit that the number of hate crimes is rising, but they consider that such laws make sentences more severe on the basis of the motives of the perpetrator. This, critics claim, allow the government to interfere with freedom of expression and thought.
This book offers a comprehensive approach to understanding hate crime, its causes, consequences, prevention, and prosecution. Hate crimes continue to be a pervasive problem in the United States.
The murder of Matthew Shepard, the lynching of James Byrd, the Hate Crimes book rampage of Benjamin Smith, and anti-Muslim violence remind us that incidence of deadly bigotry is not only a recurring chapter Reviews: 1.
This book was given to me by a "gay" friend. The book is quite well written. From my perspective as a straight" woman it has left me w/a better understanding about these HATE crimes & a lot of what's involved from the emotional make-up of the perp to the often times denial of victims along w/a glimpse of that particular arm of "justice"/5.
Books about Hate Crimes | What Should I Read Next?. Register for free to build your own book lists. Feb 28, · Dr. Reilly’s book is a must read on the epidemic of hate crime hoaxes, especially given the recent high profile case of Jussie Smollet.
The mainstream media and social media sites are quick to report on alleged hate crimes with little or no evidence or investigation/5(60). The Fourth Edition of Hate Crimes: Causes, Controls, and Controversies takes a multidisciplinary approach that allows students to explore a broad scope of hate frithwilliams.comg on recent developments, topics, and current research, this book examines the issues that foster hate crimes while demonstrating how these criminal acts impact individuals, as well as communities.
Mar 07, · Gerstenfeld′s Hate Crimes is the most accessible and comprehensive textbook on hate crimes available with its wide range of interdisciplinary coverage and first-person vignettes. It isáaimed at upper division undergraduate and graduate courses in hate crimes, as well as in a number of related topics.
The textáisámultidisciplinary in its approach, broad in its scope, and scholarly in its. “ Danielle Citron’s Hate Crimes in Cyberspace is a breakthrough book Citron does a thorough and admirable service of clearly delineating the avenues for legal relief that already exist, thus belying the widely held belief that this behavior is totally unregulated and therefore beyond the law’s reach.
Jacobs and Potter also argued that hate crime legislation can end up only covering the victimization of some groups rather than all, which is a form of discrimination itself and that attempts to remedy this by making all identifiable groups covered by hate crime protection thus make hate crimes co-terminus with generic criminal law.
Dec 27, · In a new book, American Hate: Survivors Speak Out, community activist and civil rights lawyer Arjun Singh Sethi gives voice to the victims of hate crimes. It is a collection of “testimonials. The hate crimes data, submitted by 16, law enforcement agencies, provide information about the offenses, victims, offenders, and locations of hate crimes.
Of these agencies who submitted incident reports, there were 7, hate crime incidents involving 8, offenses. Apr 27, · The Fourth Edition of Hate Crimes: Causes, Controls, and Controversies by Phyllis B.
Gerstenfeld takes a multidisciplinary approach that allows students to explore a broad scope of hate crimes. Drawing on recent developments, topics, and current research, this book examines the Brand: SAGE Publications.
Hate Crimes: Typology, Motivations, and Victims offers a fresh perspective on the study of hate crime. With separate chapters on LGBT, race, religion, and gender motivated hate crimes, the book focuses on the various targets of these crimes and examines the theories and motivations that drive perpetrators to commit these acts of hate.
Primary and Secondary Victimization in Antigay Hate Crimes: Official Response and Public Policy Kevin T. Berrill & Gregory M. Herek: Critical Praise for Hate Crimes "The book is an eminently useful collection of social-scientific articles, journalistic essays and.
"The book is an eminently useful collection of social-scientific articles, journalistic essays and interviews, and first-person stories of violence.
It makes a start at documenting the endemic hate and violence against gay men and lesbians in the United States and the need to do something about it. I recommend Hate Crimes to anyone who. Hate Crimes by Jack Levin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at frithwilliams.com Sep 26, · Hate Crimes in Cyberspace by Danielle Keats Citron review – the internet is a brutal place As the recent leaked photos of celebrities indicate, online harassment is a real and worsening problem Author: Katharine Quarmby.
Hate as part of society: - Defining hate -- What we investigate -- FBI releases hate crime statistics -- Learn more about hate crimes -- The U.S.
finally made lynching a Federal crime -- Hate-crime violence its year high, FBI reports -- Mail bombs, hate crimes, and he meaning of terrorism -- 2. The hearing focused on preventing hate crimes by teaching the history of the Holocaust, regulating hate speech on social media, acknowledging and combating antisemitic rhetoric in society.
Hate Crime Laws A Practical Guide. The purpose of this guide is to provide States with benchmarks for drafting hate crime legislation within a simple, clear and accessible document. Author(s): OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights. In the early s, a new category of crime appeared in the criminal law lexicon.
In response to concerted advocacy-group lobbying, Congress and many state legislatures passed a wave of hate crime laws requiring the collection of statistics on, and enhancing the punishment for, crimes motivated by certain prejudices. This book places the evolution of the hate crime concept in socio-legal.Nov 12, · In The Name of Hate is the first book to offer a comprehensive theory of hate crimes, arguing for an expansion of the legal definitions that most states in the U.S.
hold. Barbara Perry provides an historical understanding of hate crimes and provocatively argues that hate crimes are not an aberration of current society, but rather a by-product.-- Yes, hate crimes are a serious problem: Anti-semitic violence is increasing / Craig Horowitz -- Gay-bashing is a hate crime / George M.
Anderson -- Hate crimes against whites are a serious problem / Resisting Defamation -- No, hate crimes are not a serious problem: Anti-semitism is not increasing / J.J. Goldberg -- The hate-crime label is.