×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Victims of Crime / Edition 1
     

Victims of Crime / Edition 1

by Randy J Davis, Arthur J. Lurigio, Wesley G. Skogan
 

ISBN-10: 0761901558

ISBN-13: 9780761901556

Pub. Date: 02/28/1997

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The second edition of Victims of Crime provides state-of-the-art reports on the many facets of criminal victimization including: current trends; the emotional impact of crime; the needs and problems of certain types of victim; victim participation in the criminal justice system; and evolution of policies and services for victims.

The book has been completely

Overview

The second edition of Victims of Crime provides state-of-the-art reports on the many facets of criminal victimization including: current trends; the emotional impact of crime; the needs and problems of certain types of victim; victim participation in the criminal justice system; and evolution of policies and services for victims.

The book has been completely revised and updated. New material includes these topics: hate crimes; coming to terms with sudden, traumatic losses; victimization of children; and breaking the cycle of violence through victim assistance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761901556
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Preface - Thomas Schneider
Introduction - Robert C Davis, Arthur J Lurigio and Wesley G Skogan
PART ONE: VICTIMIZATION AND ITS EFFECTS
Patterns of Criminal Victimization in the United States - John H Laub
Sexual Assault - Patricia Resick and Pallavi Nishith
Victims of Domestic Violence - Joel Garner and Jeffrey Fagan
The Victimization of Children and Youth - David Finkelhor
Developmental Victimology
Coming to Terms with the Sudden, Traumatic Death of a Spouse or Child - Camille B Wortman, Esther S Battle and Jeanne Parr Lemkau
Hate Crime Victimization in the United States - James Garofalo
The Psychological Consequences of Crime - Fran H Norris, Krzysztof Kaniasty and Martie P Thompson
Findings from a Longitudinal Population-Based Study
Victims as Agents - Robert C Davis, Bruce G Taylor and Richard M Titus
Implications for Victim Services and Crime Prevention
PART TWO: PROVIDING ASSISTANCE TO VICTIMS
Violence Prevention through Victim Assistance - Lucy N Friedman and Susan B Tucker
Helping People Escape the Web of Violence
Victim Rights and Services - Marlene A Young
A Modern Saga
Provision for Victims in an International Context - Mike Maguire and Joanna Shapland
PART THREE: THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESPONSE
Victim Participation in the Criminal Justice System - Deborah P Kelly and Edna Erez
Making Victims Whole Again - Barbara E Smith and Susan W Hillenbrand
Restitution, Victim-Offender Reconciliation Programs, and Compensation
Conclusion - Ezzat A Fattah
Toward a Victim Policy Aimed at Healing Not Suffering

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews