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Crime victims : an introduction to victimology

Author: Andrew Karmen
Publisher: Boston, MA : Cengage Learning, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Ninth editionView all editions and formats
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Offers a comprehensive, balanced coverage of victimology.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Karmen
ISBN: 9781305261037 1305261038
OCLC Number: 910127496
Description: xxviii, 580 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. What Is Victimology?2. The Rediscovery of Crime Victims.3. Victimization in the United States: An Overview.4. Violent Crimes: Murders and Robberies.5. Victims' Contributions to the Crime Problem.6. Victims and the Criminal Justice System: Cooperation and Conflict; Part 1: The Police.7. Victims and the Criminal Justice System: Cooperation and Conflict; Part 2: Prosecutors, Defense Attorneys, Judges, Juries, and Corrections Officials.8. Victimized Children.9. Victims of Violence by Lovers and Family Members.10. Victims of Rapes and Other Sexual Assaults.11. Additional Groups of Victims with Special Problems.12. Repaying Victims.13. Victims in the Twenty-First Century: Alternative Directions.Glossary.References.Name Index.Subject Index.
Responsibility: Andrew Karmen, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York.
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