The Need to Know Library: Everything You Need to Know About Hate Crimes, 1st Edition

  • Danica Davidson
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508176698
  • ISBN-13: 9781508176695
  • DDC: 364.150973
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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News outlets have been reporting that hate crimes are on the rise, but what are hate crimes and why do they happen? This comprehensive guide discusses the background of hate crimes, what counts as a hate crime, which groups are most likely to be victims, and why someone might commit a hate crime. With the knowledge gleaned here, readers will also learn how to take preventative action. The topic is pertinent and timely and gives readers the information they need in an accessible and helpful way.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Is a Hate Crime?.
2: Who Are the Most Likely Victims of Hate Crimes?.
3: Hate Crimes from History Until Now.
4: Hate Crimes and the Law.
5: Taking Action on Hate Crimes.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.