Editorial: Reflections on an English Summer of Rioting and Looting

Millie, Andrew (2011) Editorial: Reflections on an English Summer of Rioting and Looting. British Society of Criminology Newsletter (69). pp. 1-2. ISSN 1759-8354

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Abstract

August 2011 will be remembered in England as the month when rioting and looting occurred on an astonishing scale on city streets in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and elsewhere. The internet, television and newspapers were full of images of burning cars and shops; but also of young people smashing shop windows in order to loot, and then brazenly walking out with flat screen televisions and other consumables

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
K Law > K Law (General)
Divisions: Law and Criminology
Date Deposited: 01 Oct 2012 13:23
URI: http://repository.edgehill.ac.uk/id/eprint/4237

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