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The influence of offender and victim ethnicity on perceptions of crime severity and recommended punishment
Crime severity has been found to be one of the best predictors of sentencing decisions (Darley, Carlsmith, & Robinson, 2000). There is however a dearth of research examining the effect of offender and victim ethnicity on ...
Exploring prejudice toward Aboriginal people: Interviews with White Canadian university students
Although Aboriginal people in Canada are subject to marginalization and racism, researchers have devoted limited attention to studying White Canadians’ prejudice toward this group. In addition, little qualitative research ...
How would you react? : exploring heterosexual women's reactions to confrontations of their own homonegative behaviour
To date, little research has explored the utility of inter-personal confrontation as a strategy for the reduction of homonegative attitudes and/or behaviours among heterosexual women. Consequently, the purpose of the ...