|Statement||National Criminal Justice Information and Statistics Service, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, U.S. Department of Justice.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||191|
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Under this rubric, the book explores the unequal distribution of victimization, the patterning and nature of risk, the experiences of crime victims, and the social, political and criminal justice responses to criminal victimization. To introduce discourses on youth, crime and victimization. To describe the incidence and prevalence of victimization among young people and acknowledge the relationship between offenders and victims. To discuss the importance of understanding youth crime victimization within socioeconomic, cultural and political contexts. To engender a discussion on women, victims and crime. To review and illustrate the nature of women as victims. To explore how women negotiate and are helped to survive social harm and criminal victimization. To consider women as real offenders and criminal victimizers. The author examines the victims’ plight, and is careful to place statistics from the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report and Bureau of Justice Statistics National Crime Victimization Survey in context. The text systematically investigates how victims’ currently are handled by the criminal justice system, analyzes the goals of the victims’ rights.
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