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Author Jenness, Valerie, 1963-

Title Making hate a crime : from social movement concept to law enforcement practice / Valerie Jenness and Ryken Grattet.

Publication Info. New York : Russell Sage, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  364.1 J54M    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series The Rose series in sociology
Rose series in sociology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-211) and index.
Contents Introduction: the hate crime agenda -- The emergence of an anti-hate-crime movement and the construction of an epidemic of violence -- Social movement mobilization, categorization processes, and meaning making in federal hate crime law -- Diffusion processes and the evolution of state hate crime law -- Judicial decision making and the changing meaning of hate crime -- Law enforcement responses: policing and prosecuting hate crime -- Conclusion: empirical findings, theoretical interpretations, and policy implications.
Subject Hate crimes.
Added Author Grattet, Ryken.
ISBN 0871544091
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