'Targeted': Experiences of Racism in NSW after September 11, 2001

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dc.contributor.author Dreher, Tanja
dc.date.accessioned 2006-11-21T05:48:24Z
dc.date.accessioned 2012-12-15T02:59:43Z
dc.date.available 2006-11-21T05:48:24Z
dc.date.available 2012-12-15T02:59:43Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.issn 1834-2035
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2100/46
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/19832
dc.description.abstract ‘Targeted’, is a report on experiences of racism in NSW after September 11, 2001. The monograph analyses data collected by the anti-racism hotline established by the Community Relations Commission For a multicultural NSW (CRC). The research was conducted by UTS Shopfront and funded by the CRC. The monograph details a significant increase in racially motivated violence and verbal abuse in NSW in the months following the US 2001 September 11 attacks. The CRC hotline recorded 248 acts of violence, abuse, harassment, discrimination and vilification targeting Muslim, Arab and Sikh communities in NSW. The report relates that these incidents produced a climate of fear and insecurity, which continues to impact these communities, and denies them the chance to enjoy a true sense of Australian citizenship. en
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher UTSePress en
dc.relation.ispartofseries UTS Shopfront Research Monograph Series en
dc.relation.ispartofseries 2 en
dc.subject racism en
dc.subject Muslim Australians en
dc.subject September 11 2001 en
dc.subject Arab Australians en
dc.subject prejudice en
dc.subject discrimination en
dc.subject Islam en
dc.subject fear en
dc.title 'Targeted': Experiences of Racism in NSW after September 11, 2001 en
dc.type Other en
utslib.copyright.status Open Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:23:47.074767+10

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