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The Resource To be a victim : encounters with crime and injustice, edited by Diane Sank and David I. Caplan ; with the assistance of Brian Sank Firschein

To be a victim : encounters with crime and injustice, edited by Diane Sank and David I. Caplan ; with the assistance of Brian Sank Firschein

Label
To be a victim : encounters with crime and injustice
Title
To be a victim
Title remainder
encounters with crime and injustice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Diane Sank and David I. Caplan ; with the assistance of Brian Sank Firschein
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • directories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sank, Diane
  • Caplan, David I
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Victims of crimes
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Human rights
  • Justice
  • Reparation (Criminal justice)
  • Victims of crimes
  • Victims of crimes
Label
To be a victim : encounters with crime and injustice, edited by Diane Sank and David I. Caplan ; with the assistance of Brian Sank Firschein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Insight books."
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
  • Why the concern for victims? -- Survivors of crime -- Thoughts about victims of crime and injustice and the nature of justice -- Concept of victimhood -- Victim compensation -- Street-crime victim compensation, retributive justice, and social-contract theory -- Rescuing victims-from social theory -- Systems science approach to crime, criminal justice, and victim justice -- African-Americans, crime victimization, and political obligations -- Rights of child abuse victims -- Victimology and blaming the victim : the case of rape -- Victims in seventeenth-century witchcraft trials -- Perpetrators of violent crime as potential victims of research in prison -- Computer crime and victim justice -- Patient-nurse and nurse-patient abuse
  • Justice for health consumers and providers -- Victims of genocide -- Weapons control laws -- Behind barbed wire : the wartime incarceration of the Japanese-Americans -- Law and morality of war crimes trials -- Victims and arms in classical legal philosophy -- Is gun control legislation a solution for protecting victims? -- Why retributivists should care about deterrence -- Controversy over shared responsibility -- Preferring punishment of criminals over providing for victims -- What hope for victims? The need for new approaches and for new priorities
Control code
24009395
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 481 pages
Isbn
9780306439629
Lccn
91022874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1412224
Label
To be a victim : encounters with crime and injustice, edited by Diane Sank and David I. Caplan ; with the assistance of Brian Sank Firschein
Publication
Note
"Insight books."
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
  • Why the concern for victims? -- Survivors of crime -- Thoughts about victims of crime and injustice and the nature of justice -- Concept of victimhood -- Victim compensation -- Street-crime victim compensation, retributive justice, and social-contract theory -- Rescuing victims-from social theory -- Systems science approach to crime, criminal justice, and victim justice -- African-Americans, crime victimization, and political obligations -- Rights of child abuse victims -- Victimology and blaming the victim : the case of rape -- Victims in seventeenth-century witchcraft trials -- Perpetrators of violent crime as potential victims of research in prison -- Computer crime and victim justice -- Patient-nurse and nurse-patient abuse
  • Justice for health consumers and providers -- Victims of genocide -- Weapons control laws -- Behind barbed wire : the wartime incarceration of the Japanese-Americans -- Law and morality of war crimes trials -- Victims and arms in classical legal philosophy -- Is gun control legislation a solution for protecting victims? -- Why retributivists should care about deterrence -- Controversy over shared responsibility -- Preferring punishment of criminals over providing for victims -- What hope for victims? The need for new approaches and for new priorities
Control code
24009395
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 481 pages
Isbn
9780306439629
Lccn
91022874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1412224

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