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The real migrant crime myth

Beckett, Charlie (2008) The real migrant crime myth. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (16 Apr 2008). Blog.

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Abstract

The Guardian and BBC are both reporting figures that ‘disprove’ the ‘migrant crime myth’. The allegation is that immigrants have been portrayed as more criminal than they really are. Papers like the Mail have even been threatened with legal action by community groups who feel that they have been misrepresented by sections of the British media.

Item Type: Website (Blog)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2008 The Author(s)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
K Law > KD England and Wales
K Law > KD England and Wales > KDC Scotland
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 23 May 2017 12:15
Last Modified: 23 May 2017 12:15
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/78445

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