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Responding to hate crime: The case for connecting policy and research

Neil Chakraborti and Jon Garland


Why has so much hate crime policy seemingly ignored academic research? And why has so much of this research been conducted inside of its own separate academic bubble? This book addresses those questions by bringing together internationally renowned hate crime experts from the domains of scholarship, policy and activism. It provides new perspectives on the nature of hate crime victimisation and perpetration, and considers an extensive range of themes, challenges and solutions which have hitherto been un- or under-explored. In doing so, the book offers innovative ways of combating and preventing ... More

Keywords: hate crime, prejudice, policy, research

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9781447308768
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2015 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447308768.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Neil Chakraborti, editor
University of Leicester

Jon Garland, editor

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Introduction and overview

Neil Chakraborti

Fourteen Policing Prejudice Motivated Crime: A Research Case Study

Gail Mason, Jude McCulloch and JaneMaree Maher

Sixteen Understanding how ‘Hate’ Hurts: A Case Study of Working with Offenders and Potential Offenders

Paul Iganski, with Karen Ainsworth, Laura Geraghty, Spiridoula Lagou and Nafysa Patel


Jon Garland

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