Free Read [Mystery Book] ✓ The Violence of Hate: Confronting Racism, Anti-Semitism, and Other Forms of Bigotry - by Jack Levin ↠


  • Title: The Violence of Hate: Confronting Racism, Anti-Semitism, and Other Forms of Bigotry
  • Author: Jack Levin
  • ISBN: 9780205460878
  • Page: 383
  • Format: Paperback

  • This text explores two forms of hate and prejudice racism in contemporary American society and the historical occurrence of anti Semitism under a single conceptual framework Jack Levin, is a well known scholar, author, and lecturer on the subject of hate crimes In this book he shows how support for both racism and anti Semitism can be conceptualized as occurring amThis text explores two forms of hate and prejudice racism in contemporary American society and the historical occurrence of anti Semitism under a single conceptual framework Jack Levin, is a well known scholar, author, and lecturer on the subject of hate crimes In this book he shows how support for both racism and anti Semitism can be conceptualized as occurring among four groups hatemongers, dabblers, sympathizers, and spectators Levin argues that hate and prejudice continue at a very dangerous level in our society, and that hate typically emanates not from the ranting and raving of a few people at the margins of society, but from ordinary people in the mainstream.
    Jack Levin
    Professor of Sociology and Criminology at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts where he teaches courses in prejudice and violence.

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    Commentaires:

    Ida
    I was taking a diversity class at my local community college called "Racial and Cultural Minorities". "The Violence of Hate" was a mandatory book assignment for a diversity classs. The teacher said he was going to give us extra credit if we'd write up a little critique about it. Since there wasn't much on the net about this when I first wrote my 2003 critique, I figured I'd share it with the rest of you, too.The book is written by Dr. Jack Levin, a professor of Sociology and Criminology. He's al [...]

    John Cornelius
    This was a good read for those interested in the history of prejudice and discrimination. Much of the focus went towards anti-Jewish, Black, white supremacy, and gay discriminations. It is not so much about placing the blame of discrimination, but more on the factors that drive discrimination, and how best to recognize such forms.

    Wilde Sky
    This book contains a series of essays / discussions on racism / bigotry.I found this book reasonably interesting – but much of it I had seen / read before and it came across as a very long newspaper article.

    Melissa
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