Who might engage in anti-immigrant violence?: a quantitative analysis

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2019
TITLE AUTHOR(S): S.Gordon
KEYWORDS: ANTI-IMMIGRANT VIOLENCE, IMMIGRANT AGGRESSION, XENOPHOBIC VIOLENCE
DEPARTMENT: Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery (DGSD)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 10677

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Abstract

Over the last few decades, sporadic eruptions of xenophobic violence in South Africa have claimed lives, destroyed businesses and displaced immigrants in several parts of the country. For years, researchers have been trying to identify and understand the drivers of this phenomenon.