Faculty of Arts


CRIM 300

Ethnic Targeting: Crime, Racialisation and the State


Please note: this is archived course information from 2018 for CRIM 300.

Description

Examines historical and contemporary examples of criminalisation of ethnic minorities by the state. This includes the social construction of "mugging", overpolicing of ethnic minority communities, "stop-and-search", social control of "ethnic gangs", racialisation of urban riots and Islamophobia in the "War on Terror".

Availability 2018

Not taught in 2018

Lecturer(s)

Lecturer(s) Professor Scott Poynting

Reading/Texts

A course reader will be made available if required

Points

CRIM 300: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

15 points from CRIM 201, 202


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