Keywords ethnic minorities

Sollund, R. (2007). Tatt for en annen: En feltstudie av relasjonen mellom etniske minoriteter og politiet. [Mistaken for someone else: A field study of relations between ethnic minorities and the police]. Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk.

ethnic minorities, experiences, police stops, youth

Ragnhild Sollund (criminology) published on the topic of relations between ethnic minorities and the police through a book entitled “Mistaken…

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Leon Hernandez, I. A. (2019). Embodying experiences of (in)security : exploring ethnic minority youth’s encounters with the police and policing practices in Oslo. Master thesis. Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås

ethnic minorities, experiencing police stops, security, violence

The police are a state institution with the power to coerce and maintain “order” within a society so that individuals…

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Kyvsgaard, B. (2001). “Kriminalitet, retshaandhaevelse og etniske minoriteter.” Juristen.

criminal justice system, ethnic minorities, majority population

It is well known that people with a foreign ethnic background are overrepresented in the criminal justice system. The difference…

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La ligue des droits de l’homme (2017) Contrôler et punir? Etude exploratoire sur le profilage ethnique dans les contrôles de police: paroles de cibles. Bruxelles: La Ligue des Droits de l’Homme.

Belgium, ethnic minorities, identity controls

In 2017, La ligue des droits de l’homme carried out research on ethnic profiling. They interrogated mainly ethnic minorities. The…

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Fassin, D. (2015) Enforcing Order: An Ethnography of Urban Policing.

disadvantaged neighborhoods, ethnic minorities, minor infractions, urban policing

Over the course of 15 months, at the time of the 2005 riots, Didier Fassin carried out an ethnographic study…

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Ansel-Henry, A. J., Susanne Branner (2003). Konflikt på gadeplan. Når etnisk minoritetsungdom og politi mødes [street conflicts. When ethnic minorities meet]: 1-82. Center for ungdomsforskning, Roskilde Universitetscenter

conflict, ethnic minorities, police, street-level, Young people

The aim of this report is to illuminate the street-level meeting between young Danes with minority ethnic backgrounds and the…

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