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Fighting Fire with Fire: Rethinking the Role of Disgust in Hate Crimes
California Law Review
  • Kathryn Abrams, Berkeley Law
Publication Date
10-1-2002
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Abstract
Analyzes the community-based responses to hate crimes in the U.S. Discussion on the thesis regarding disgust as a response to hate crimes; Strategies used by Arab and Muslim Americans in response to crimes; Role of disgust in enforcement against group-based violence; Background on the cognitive component of disgust; Efforts made by gays and lesbians to make the streets safer.
Citation Information
Kathryn Abrams, Fighting Fire with Fire: Rethinking the Role of Disgust in Hate Crimes, 90 Cal. L. Rev. 1423 (2002)