Violence against Indian Students in Australia: A Question of Dignity

Current Issues in Criminal Justice, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 461-466, 2010

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/48

7 Pages Posted: 11 May 2010  

Gail Mason

The University of Sydney Law School

Date Written: May 9, 2010

Abstract

This Contemporary Comments considers the attacks upon Indian students in Australia during 2009 and 2010. It explores some of the geo-politics around claims that the attacks are racist and what might at stake in promoting or refusing to recognise this claim.

Keywords: hate crime, racism, India

JEL Classification: K10, K14, K30

Suggested Citation

Mason, Gail, Violence against Indian Students in Australia: A Question of Dignity (May 9, 2010). Current Issues in Criminal Justice, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 461-466, 2010; Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/48. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1603679

Gail F. Mason (Contact Author)

The University of Sydney Law School ( email )

New Law Building, F10
The University of Sydney
Sydney, NSW 2006
Australia

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