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New PDF release: Riotous Citizens: Ethnic Conflict in Multicultural Britain

By Paul Bagguley,Yasmin Hussain

ISBN-10: 0754646270

ISBN-13: 9780754646273

ISBN-10: 1138250015

ISBN-13: 9781138250017

In 2001, Britain observed one other summer season of rioting in its towns, with violent uprisings in Oldham, Burnley and Bradford. This booklet explores the explanations for these riots and explains why they mark a brand new departure in Britain's racial politics. Riots concerning racial components are not anything new in Britain. traditionally violent uprisings will be blamed on heavy policing of predominantly minority groups, however the riots of 2001 have been extra advanced. With components of 1950s-style race riots and echoes of the Eighties riots which observed South Asians confronting the police because the adversary, the unfold of unrest in 2001 used to be additionally in actual fact associated with poverty, unemployment and the involvement of the political far-right. Linking unique empirical study performed among the Pakistani group in Bradford with a worldly conceptual research, this booklet could be required studying for classes on race and ethnicity, social hobbies and policing public order.

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Download e-book for kindle: Riotous Citizens: Ethnic Conflict in Multicultural Britain by Paul Bagguley,Yasmin Hussain

In 2001, Britain observed one other summer season of rioting in its towns, with violent uprisings in Oldham, Burnley and Bradford. This publication explores the explanations for these riots and explains why they mark a brand new departure in Britain's racial politics. Riots concerning racial elements are not anything new in Britain. traditionally violent uprisings may be blamed on heavy policing of predominantly minority groups, however the riots of 2001 have been extra complicated.

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