Hate Crimes / Edition 2

Hate Crimes / Edition 2

by Thomas Streissguth
     
 

Written as a "first-stop" resource into hate crimes and relevant legislation in the United States, this volume continues in the format of the other Library in a Book series, including a historical survey of hate crimes, a chronology, description of significant court cases and legislation, short biographies of important individuals, a glossary, an annotatedSee more details below

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Written as a "first-stop" resource into hate crimes and relevant legislation in the United States, this volume continues in the format of the other Library in a Book series, including a historical survey of hate crimes, a chronology, description of significant court cases and legislation, short biographies of important individuals, a glossary, an annotated bibliography, and a list of relevant organizations. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816073658
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2009
Series:
Library in a Book Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
14 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Pt. IOverview of the Topic
Ch. 1Introduction to Hate Crimes3
Ch. 2The Law of Hate Crime43
Ch. 3Chronology104
Ch. 4Biographical Listing128
Ch. 5Glossary135
Pt. IIGuide to Further Research
Ch. 6How to Research Hate Crimes141
Ch. 7Annotated Bibliography153
Ch. 8Organizations and Agencies224
Pt. IIIAppendices
App. AHate Crimes Prevention Act (2003)247
App. BAdvocacy and Debate over Pending Legislation: The Local Law Enforcement Enhancement Act251
App. CIdentifying a Hate Crime in New York258
App. DPolice Response to Hate Crime Incidents (1999)260
App. EMemo from President Clinton (2000)269
App. FHate Crime: The Candidates Debate (2000)272
App. GU.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs/Bureau of Justice Statistics Special Report: Hate Crimes Reported in NIBRS, 1997-99 (September 2001)275
App. HFBI Uniform Crimes Report Section on Hate Crime (2000)284
App. IList of State Hate Crime Statutes (2000)288
Index302

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