ERIC Number: EJ662182
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Preventing Hate Crime and Profiling Hate Crime Offenders.
Anderson, James F.; Dyson, Laronistine; Brooks, Willie, Jr.
Western Journal of Black Studies, v26 n3 p140-48 Fall 2002
Despite the Hate Crime Statistics Act, signed into law in 1990 to make hate crimes a federal offense, these types of crimes appear to be continuing in the new millennium. Provides hate crime statistics for 1996-98, presents theories on the cause and spread of hate, asserts that a general profile of those with a propensity to act on hate can be constructed, and discusses prevention strategies. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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