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Current Topics: hate Crimes
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Harris, J. 2010. “Current Topics: Hate Crimes”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Course Objectives:

1. To present several theories regarding the causes of hate crimes.
2. To acquaint you with the variety of hate crime legislation and some controversies regarding the legislation.
3. To understand the problems of collecting data on hate crimes.
4. To appreciate the need for more research on hate crimes.

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Subject Area(s):
Racial and Ethnic Relations
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Class Level(s):
College 400

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