Superheroes, Bandits, and Cyber-nerds: Exploring the History and Contemporary Development of the Vigilante
This article will first discuss what defines a vigilante, the history of vigilantes, and the contemporary vigilanteâ€™s effect on the legal system as a whole.Â Also, this article will focus on those scenarios that bring an ordinary person to react in an illegal way to a perceived injustice.Â In focusing on these scenarios, this article will examine a little more closely the answers of deeper questions about the nature of law and justice, and their roles in the accelerating world of new media.Â Â
Vigilante, Outlaw, Social Bandit, Justice, Cyber-Vigilantism, Activist, Terrorist, Internet, Scambaiter, Technology
This Journal is indexed by the following services:
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
JICLT is a member of the Directory of Open-Access Journals (www.doaj.org).Â ISSN: 1901-8401.