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Title Racial criminalization of migrants in the 21st century / edited by Salvatore Palidda.

Publication Info. Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2011]


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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 308 pages) : illustrations.
Series Advances in criminology
Advances in criminology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-302) and index.
Contents Introduction / Salvatore Palidda -- A review of the principal European countries / Salvatore Palidda -- Do conflicts between cultures really exist? A historical and methodological reflection / Alessandro Dal Lago -- Using gender to shape difference: the doctrine of cultural offence and cultural defence / Fabienne Brion -- Media discourse on immigration: control practices and the language we live / Marcello Maneri -- The detention machine / Federico Rahola -- The metamorphosis of asylum in Europe: from the origins of 'fake refugees' to their internment / Jérôme Valluy -- The (re)criminalization of Roma communities in a neoliberal Europe / Nando Sigona and Nidhi Trehan -- The U.S. penal experiment / Alessandro De Giorgi -- Delinquency, victimization, criminalization and penal treatment of foreigners in France / Laurent Mucchielli and Sophie Nevanen -- Criminalization and victimization of immigrants in Germany / Hans-Joerg Albrecht -- The construction of migrants as a risk category in the Spanish penal system / José Ángel Brandariz García and Cristina Fernández Bessa -- The Italian crime deal / Salvatore Palidda -- The road to racial profiling was paved by immigrants / Bernard E. Harcourt -- England: at the forefront in the punishment of minors / Yasha Maccanico.
Note Print version record.
Summary In the course of the last two decades, the number of arrests, imprisonment and detention of aliens and citizens of foreign origin has increased significantly in the West. This volume examines this growing trend towards racial criminalization and victimiza.
Subject Crime and race -- Europe.
Racism -- Europe.
Immigrants -- Europe.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Criminology.
Crime and race. (OCoLC)fst00883028
Immigrants. (OCoLC)fst00967712
Racism. (OCoLC)fst01086616
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Added Author Palidda, Salvatore.
Other Form: Print version: Racial criminalization of migrants in the 21st century. Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2011 9781409407492 (DLC) 2010034774 (OCoLC)660087776
Standard No. 9786612963315
ISBN 9781409407508 (electronic bk.)
1409407500 (electronic bk.)
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