The study "Race Viewed In Connection To Violence Ten Years Ago And Now" explores the legal, moral and historical premises behind all this and conclusion is that it is true that the majority of the offenders are black and asian and are perceived as a threat to public order…
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Mugging - This is a popular rather than a legal term, comprising robbery, attempted robbery, and snatch theft from the person.
Personal crimes - For personal offences, the respondent reports only on his/her experience to the BCS. This applies to the following offence categories: assault, sexual offences, robbery, theft from the person, and other personal theft. Information is also collected on threats. Racially motivated crime - Respondents are asked whether they thought the incident was racially motivated. The BCS then asks these respondents to state why they thought this, giving the responses:
Robbery - Incidents in which force or the threat of force is used either during or immediately prior to a theft or attempted theft.
Sampling error - A sample is a small-scale representation of the population from which it is drawn. As such, the sample may produce estimates which differ from the figures which would have been obtained if the whole population had been interviewed.
Statistical significance/Weighted data - Raw data from the survey is adjusted in various ways at the data processing stage to correct for imbalances introduced in sampling and by the design of the interview.
The overall aim of this study is to provide an understanding of how violence has been understood from the perspective of race. Therefore this study will aspire to enhance current explanations, and exploring connections between various forms of violence and race, with a view to aiding prevention, reduction and eventual elimination. After the Black minority, Males of South Asian origin find themselves represented in prisons in a rather disproportionate way. Academic opinion has suggested that this may be...
Therefore this study will aspire to enhance current explanations, and exploring connections between various forms of violence and race, with a view to aiding prevention, reduction and eventual elimination. After the Black minority, Males of South Asian origin find themselves represented in prisons in a rather disproportionate way. Academic opinion has suggested that this may be because of the ‘race and crime’ debate which is basically related to the fact whether certain ethnic minorities(South Asian and Black Men in this case) are over-represented in the prison population today. This may be because of elevated rates of offending .Alternatively there is a case to be made for the discriminatory treatment in the English Legal system(leading to miscarriages of justice).This paper will discuss the empirical, theoretical, practical and policy issues and address matters of representation, knowledge production, the historical contextualization of South Asian and Black Males and suggest a way forward for sociologists and criminologists to pave the way forward for a better understanding of the problems of South Asia ethnic minorities. The paper starts with a general discussion of what defines the male South Asian minority and how this class has constantly faced economic and social pressures over the years.Then it goes on to discusses the various criminological theories underlying crime by ethnic minorities in the lights of recent statistics and the Gender gap underlying this difference in the light of miscarriages of justice.
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The Study is original in the sense that few if any of the members of the academia like to venture into unchartered and sensitive waters of race as this issue sparks immense controversy. The study will explore the legal, moral and historical premises behind all the increasing tendency of South Asian men to be found in Britain’s prisons.
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