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The Roma in Italy: racism as usual?

Aradau, Claudia (2009). The Roma in Italy: racism as usual? Radical Philosophy, 153 pp. 2–6.

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The article discusses the anti-Roma measures and violence in Italy following the murder of Giovanna Regianni in October 1007 as 'ordinary racism'. It challenges claims about the extraordinary situation of Italian racism by showing how racism is deeply embedded in European politics.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2009 Unknown
ISSN: 0300-211X
Keywords: racism; emergency; biopolitics
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Politics, Philosophy, Economics, Development, Geography
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 15710
Depositing User: Claudia Aradau
Date Deposited: 06 Apr 2009 11:05
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:21
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