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Kebabs, kids, cops and crime : youth ethnicity and crime / by Jock Collins ... [et al.]
Bib ID 2192748
Format BookBook
Description Annandale, N.S.W. : Pluto Press, 2000 
viii, 276 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 1864031131 (paperback)
Summary

Exposes the fragility of Australian multiculturalism and the racism lurking behind media and political responses to crime. Drawing on new fieldwork, the book critically reviews the evidence about ethnic criminality in Australia, records and reviews the media's stereotypical response, and probes the issue of Lebanese gangs.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [252]-268) and index.

Subjects Ethnicity -- Australia.  |  Social justice -- Australia.  |  Minority youth -- Australia -- Social conditions.  |  Crime -- Australia -- Cross-cultural studies.  |  Police services for juveniles -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Collins, Jock, 1949-

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