Cover: Hate Crimes in Cyberspace, from Harvard University PressCover: Hate Crimes in Cyberspace in PAPERBACK

Hate Crimes in Cyberspace

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$29.50 • £23.95 • €26.50

ISBN 9780674659902

Publication Date: 05/09/2016


352 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

1 graph, 2 tables


  • Introduction
  • Part One: Understanding Cyber Harassment
    • 1. Digital Hate
    • 2. How the Internet’s Virtues Fuel Its Vices
    • 3. The Problem of Social Attitudes
  • Part Two: Moving Forward
    • 4. Civil Rights Movements, Past and Present
    • 5. What Law Can and Should Do Now
    • 6. Updating the Law: The Harassers
    • 7. Legal Reform for Site Operators and Employers
    • 8. “Don’t Break the Internet” and Other Free Speech Challenges
    • 9. Silicon Valley, Parents, and Schools
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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