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Social Inequality, Hate Crimes and Criminal Profile

1. Create a profile of the typical individual who commits hate crimes.
2. Who are some targets and/or victims of hate crimes?
3. What are some of the causes and effects of these crimes?
4. What actions can be taken to minimize the occurence of hate crimes?

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Dear Student,

Hi and thank you for using BrainMass. The solution below should get you started. In answering problems like this, you need to come up with a structure from which to base your response on. I suggest:

1. Sample profile
2. Sample targets & victims
3. Cause and effects of hate crimes
4. Actions to minimize hate crimes

You should use the resources you have for this class. You can, however, also use the listed resources below. Good luck with your studies.

AE 105878/Xenia Jones


On Hate Crimes

A hate crime is that which is committed by individuals who target their victims because of prejudice and bias due to differences, ignorance and perception shaped and based on the following elements - social, ethnic, religious, political affiliation, gender, class, disability, age and social identity. Victims are targeted because they belong to a certain group or have particular attributes that are due to these elements. For example, a minority teenager might be targeted because of her ethnicity. A hate crime is ...

Solution Summary

The solution provides information, assistance and advise in completing the task (see above) on the topic of hate crimes. The solution provides information and answers for each of the times listed and suggests an outline on a paper for the same. Resources are listed for further exploration of the topic. This solution is 600 words with three additional resources.