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The Resource Handbook of victims and victimology, edited by Sandra Walklate

Handbook of victims and victimology, edited by Sandra Walklate

Label
Handbook of victims and victimology
Title
Handbook of victims and victimology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sandra Walklate
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The study of criminal victimisation has developed to the stage where by victimology is now regarded as a central component to the study of crime and criminology. This focus of concern has been matched by the growth and development of support services for the victim of crime alongside increasing political concern with similar issues
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walklate, Sandra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Victims of crimes
Label
Handbook of victims and victimology, edited by Sandra Walklate
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Perspectives on victims and victimisation -- 1. Setting the scene: a question of history -- 2. Theoretical perspectives on victimisation -- 3. The social epidemiology of crime victimization: the paradox of prevention -- 4. The impact of crime: victimisation, harm and resilience -- pt. II. Victims, victimology and "difference" -- 5. Feminist voices, gender and victimisation -- 6. Child victims of human rights violations -- 7. Victims of hate crime -- 8. Sexuality and victimisation -- 9. A critical race feminist perspective on racialized women's experiences of intimate partner abuse -- pt. III. Policy directions and service delivery -- 10. Interventions and services for victims of crime -- 11. The victim in court -- 12. Restorative justice and victims of crime: directions and developments -- 13. Theorising victimisation through the individual and collective reparations programs for Indian Residential School abuse -- pt. IV. Comparative perspectives -- 14. A glass half full, or half empty?: on the implementation of the EU's Victims Directive regarding police reception and socialized support -- 15. Victims support in policy and legal process in Australia: still an ambivalent and contested space -- 16. Looking into Asia: managing crime through victim policy? -- pt. V. Other visions of victims and victimology -- 17. Crime as a social relation of power: reframing the 'ideal victim' of corporate crimes -- 18. We are all complicit: victimization and crimes of the powerful -- 19. Cultural victimology revisited: synergies of risk, fear and resilience -- Conclusion: developing an agenda for a (critical) victimology
Control code
A799336033502461
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiv, 393 pages
Isbn
9781138889460
Lccn
2017004154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Handbook of victims and victimology, edited by Sandra Walklate
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Perspectives on victims and victimisation -- 1. Setting the scene: a question of history -- 2. Theoretical perspectives on victimisation -- 3. The social epidemiology of crime victimization: the paradox of prevention -- 4. The impact of crime: victimisation, harm and resilience -- pt. II. Victims, victimology and "difference" -- 5. Feminist voices, gender and victimisation -- 6. Child victims of human rights violations -- 7. Victims of hate crime -- 8. Sexuality and victimisation -- 9. A critical race feminist perspective on racialized women's experiences of intimate partner abuse -- pt. III. Policy directions and service delivery -- 10. Interventions and services for victims of crime -- 11. The victim in court -- 12. Restorative justice and victims of crime: directions and developments -- 13. Theorising victimisation through the individual and collective reparations programs for Indian Residential School abuse -- pt. IV. Comparative perspectives -- 14. A glass half full, or half empty?: on the implementation of the EU's Victims Directive regarding police reception and socialized support -- 15. Victims support in policy and legal process in Australia: still an ambivalent and contested space -- 16. Looking into Asia: managing crime through victim policy? -- pt. V. Other visions of victims and victimology -- 17. Crime as a social relation of power: reframing the 'ideal victim' of corporate crimes -- 18. We are all complicit: victimization and crimes of the powerful -- 19. Cultural victimology revisited: synergies of risk, fear and resilience -- Conclusion: developing an agenda for a (critical) victimology
Control code
A799336033502461
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiv, 393 pages
Isbn
9781138889460
Lccn
2017004154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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