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Dr Avi Boukli
Dr Boukli is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology and holds a PhD in Law from the LSE. Before joining The Open University in February 2016, Avi worked at Teesside University, Birkbeck College, and the LSE. Between 2001 and 2015, Avi was the editor in chief of Kodikas Publications in Athens. Their research is concerned with social harm and social justice and with some broader questions to do with the interface between structural inequalities and the criminal justice system. Avi was an academic consultant in the BBC series ‘Why Slavery’ and is leading F75 the MA in Crime and Justice.
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Dr Avi Boukli, Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Social Policy and Criminology, looks at the impact of mining in Cerro de Pasco, Peru - home to one of the most polluted places on Earth.
02 Mar 2021
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Explore the issues surrounding supporting survivors of trafficking, particularly those who identify as LGBTQI+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex and all inclusive).
04 Apr 2018
Explore some snapshots of LGBTQ history with our timeline.
23 Jul 2017
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Dr Avi Boukli discusses four approaches to the relationship between LGBTQI+ rights and criminalisation.
05 Jul 2017
Trevor Thomas built a reputation in Leicester - before British attitudes to his sexuality nearly destroyed his life.
21 Feb 2017
Dr Avi Boukli's Research & Publications
Avi Boukli and Flora Renz (2018) Deconstructing the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender victim of sex trafficking: Harm, exceptionality and religion–sexuality tensions, In International Review of Victimology 1(25)
Avi Boukli and Georgios Papanicolaou (2019) Human trafficking in Greece, Palgrave Macmillan
Avi Boukli, Professor Helen Yanacopulos and Georgios Papanicolaou (2019) Genealogies of Slavery, Palgrave Macmillan (In Press)
Avi Boukli and Lynne Copson (2019) Towards a typology of cultural harm: the GRA 2004, 'trans fraud' and 'gender deception', In Justice, Power and Resistance 2(3)
Avi Boukli and Justin Kotzé (2018-07-15) Introduction, Palgrave
Avi Boukli and Justin Kotze (2018) Zemiology: reconnecting crime and social harm 1, Palgrave Macmillan
Avi Boukli and Flora Renz (2018) Gender Murder: anti-trans rhetoric, zemia and telemorphosis, Palgrave
Professor Christopher Charles Bissell and Avi Boukli (2017-02-21) How the last man to see Sylvia Plath alive was punished for his quiet homosexuality, In The Conversation, The Conversation
Avi Boukli (2016-05-22) Trafficking and the “Victim Industry” Complex 14, Springer
Avi Boukli and Georgios Chatzopoulos (2015-12-01) Imaginary counter-trafficking penalties: A comparative analysis of Greece and the United Kingdom, In Journal of Trafficking, Organized Crime and Security 2(1)
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