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Title Trends and issues in victimology / edited by Natti Ronel, K. Jaishankar, and Moshe Bensimon.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2008.

Subject Victims of crimes.
Crime Victims.
Alt Name Ronʼel, Nati.
Jaishankar, K.
Bensimon, Moshe.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 338 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword / Gerd F. Kirchhoff -- Editors' introduction -- Between perception and victimization : trends and issues in victimology / Natti Ronel, K. Jaishankar & Moshe Bensimon -- pt. I. Justice for victims -- Ideology and the behavior of perpetrators and victims of violence / Noach (Norman) Milgram -- An informal approach to delinquents and their victims : an alternative to standard punishment / Uri Timor -- Family-group conferencing in Israel : the voices of victims following restorative justice proceedings / Esther Schachaf-Friedman & Uri Timor -- Restitution : a multilateral penal approach / Sharon Aharoni-Goldenberg and Yael Wilchek-Aviad -- Malimath Committee and crime victims : resurrecting the forgotten voices of the Indian criminal justice system / K. Jaishankar, P. Madhava Soma Sundaram & Debarati Halder -- pt. II. Issues of sexual victimization -- Reclaiming power? Women victims of sexual violence and the civil legal system / Yifat Bitton -- Sexual assault victims : empowerment of re-victimization? The need for a therapeutic jurisprudence model / Hadar Dancig-Rosenberg -- Blaming victims and bystanders in the context of rape / Inna Levy & Sarah Ben-David -- Victims of sexual harassment in modern work places in India / P. Madhava Soma Sundaram, K. Jaishankar & Megha Desai -- The relationship betwen childhood victimization, drug abuse and PTSD and adult delinquency in a prison population / Sarah Ben-David & Ili Goldberg -- Illustratied examples of victimization -- Alienation and emotional distress among relocated youth following the Gaza disengagement / Avital Laufer & Mally Shechory -- Criminal victimization and social networks in India / Nandini Rai -- Soldier suicides : a victimological perspective / Ehud Bodner -- A survey of stalking victims in India / K. Jaishankar, Megha Desai & P. Madhava Soma Sundaram -- Abused Druze women's strategies of resistance / Brenda Geiger -- Epilogue / Leslie Sebba -- Scientific committee of reviewers -- About the editors -- About the authors -- Subject index.
Summary This book focuses on varied practical and theoretical issues of the science of victims, Victimology. Featuring a foreword and epilogue by leading victimologists, and fifteen original essays by leading as well as by young international victimologists, Tren.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781443814539 (electronic bk.)
1443814539 (electronic bk.)
9781443800693
1443800694
OCLC # 828869909
Additional Format Print version: Trends and issues in victimology. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2008 9781443800693 (DLC) 2009482188 (OCoLC)312416301


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