Victimology: The Essentials (Paperback)

Victimology: The Essentials By Leah E. Daigle Cover Image
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days


Victimology: The Essentials, Third Edition, concisely explores the effects of victimization in the United States and internationally, with an emphasis on vulnerable populations. Drawing from the most up-to-date research, this accessible, student-friendly text provides an overview of the field with a focus on the scope, causes, and responses to victimization today. Renowned author and researcher Leah E. Daigle expertly relays the history and development of the field of victimology, the extent to which people are victimized and why, and how the criminal justice system and other social services interact with victims and with each other. The highly anticipated Third Edition features contemporary issues such as cybervictimization, the neurobiology of trauma, the victimization of LGBQT people, and much more.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781544393193
ISBN-10: 1544393199
Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc
Publication Date: January 25th, 2021
Pages: 432
Language: English