4-page review of the study of victimology and the history and evolution of victims rights
- Define victimology.
- Provide a brief history to include the victims rights movement, legislation, and current status.
- Discuss the role of the victim. Define victim precipitation, victim facilitation, and victim provocation. Provide examples of each.
- Discuss why it is important to focus on crime victims. Describe how focusing on crime victims might aid in crime prevention efforts.
- Identify three individuals who have contributed to the field of victimology. Ensure you pick individuals from different countries. Describe their contributions.
three scholarly resources (must be included)
VC004: Victim Services