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Title Racial, ethnic, and homophobic violence : killing in the name of otherness / edited by Michel Prum, Bénédicte Deschamps and Marie-Claude Barbier
Published Abingdon [England] ; New York : Routledge-Cavendish, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 166 pages)
Contents The effects of colonial policy : genocide, racism and aboriginal people in Australia / Christopher Cunneen -- Taking history to court : defamation and revisionism after the David Irving trial / Lawrence McNamara -- From heroic death to comic death : representations of African Americans in Harper's Weekly from the Civil War to the early twentieth century / Claire Parfait -- Italian Americans and the racialisation of ethnic violence in the United States / Stefano Luconi -- The role of violence in the far right in Canada / Stanley Barrett -- A 'bolt-on extra to the police's work?' : racism and policing in the UK since the Macpherson Report / Neil Davie -- Roma Sacer : constructing the 'Gypsy other' in British political and legal discourse / David Fraser -- Anti-traveller racism in Ireland : violence and incitement to hatred / Bryan Fanning -- Hate speech made easy : the virtual demonisation of gays / Marguerite J. Moritz -- Challenging the offence and reclaiming the offensive : the gay and lesbian movement in the United States and online homophobic speech / Guillaume Marche -- The impact of interdependence on racial hostility : the American experience / Jack Levin and Gordana Rabrenovic
Notes "A GlassHouse book."
Includes index
Print version record
Subject Ethnic relations.
Hate crimes.
Race relations.
Ethnic relations.
Hate crimes.
Race relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Ethnic Studies -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Barbier, Marie-Claude.
Deschamps, Bénédicte.
Prum, Michel.
ISBN 1136641963