The Politics Of Victimization: Victims, Victimology, And Human Rights

The Politics Of Victimization Victims Victimology And Human Rights This useful text provides a comprehensive introductory overview of the study of victims and victimization Victimization is here considered as a reflection of American society Taking a broad perspectiv

  • Title: The Politics Of Victimization: Victims, Victimology, And Human Rights
  • Author: Robert Elias
  • ISBN: 9780195039818
  • Page: 238
  • Format: Paperback
  • This useful text provides a comprehensive introductory overview of the study of victims and victimization Victimization is here considered as a reflection of American society Taking a broad perspective, Elias argues that the study of victimology requires than merely analyzing criminal justice it requires linking it to much wider social, political and economic relatThis useful text provides a comprehensive introductory overview of the study of victims and victimization Victimization is here considered as a reflection of American society Taking a broad perspective, Elias argues that the study of victimology requires than merely analyzing criminal justice it requires linking it to much wider social, political and economic relations especially to the American political economy This study rejects the official definition of crime and victimization and establishes a relationship between victimology and human rights, thus advocating a new victimology which embraces victims of both crime and repression Elias proposes that since much crime arises in response to various forms of oppression, a society unconcerned with human rights violations and its victims can likewise provide little help for crime victims.

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