Administrating Victimization: The Politics of Anti-Social Behaviour and Hate Crime Policy

Administrating Victimization: The Politics of Anti-Social Behaviour and Hate Crime Policy

by M. Duggan, V. Heap

Hardcover(2014)

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Overview

This study addresses the management of victims and victim policy under the Coalition government, in light of an increasing move towards neoliberal and punitive law and order agendas. With a focus on victims of anti-social behaviour and hate crime, Duggan and Heap explore the changing role of the victim in contemporary criminal justice discourses.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137409263
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 06/20/2014
Series: Palgrave Hate Studies
Edition description: 2014
Pages: 129
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

About the Author

Marian Duggan is Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Sheffield Hallam University, UK.

Vicky Heap is a Lecturer in Criminology at Sheffield Hallam University, UK.

Table of Contents

Authors Preface Foreword; Pamela Davies Introduction 1. Conceptualising Victims 2. Victims as Vote Winners 3. Prioritized Political Focus: ASB and Hate Crime 4. Reconceptualising Victims

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