Victimization of young foreigners in Italy

Policek, Nicoletta, Ravagnani, Luisa and Romano, Carlo A. (2019) Victimization of young foreigners in Italy. European Journal of Criminology . Full text not available from this repository.

(Contact the author)
Official URL:


This article reports on data collected in Italy as part of the International Self-Report Delinquency Study 3 (ISRD-3). Specifically, we examine whether being a young foreigner in Italy is a relevant factor in experiencing victimization. We found that having one or both parents who are foreign translates for young people into a highly critical experience of victimization. However, their experiences are varied and complex. This research thus contributes to the necessity to account for the diversification of such experiences and the everyday negotiations within which young foreigners become visible and able to produce community and nation.

Item Type: Article
Journal / Publication Title: European Journal of Criminology
Publisher: SAGE Publications / European Society of Criminology
ISSN: 1741-2609
Departments: Policing, Criminology & Social Sciences
Depositing User: Anna Lupton
Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2019 12:02
Last Modified: 11 Sep 2019 15:16

Actions (repository staff only)

Edit Item Edit Item