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JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY

JLC-617 Victimology (3) Course Level: Graduate

Victimology (3) Victims as an integral part of crime. Theories and research results on the victim role, criminal-victim relationships, concepts of responsibility, and society's reaction to victimization. Sexual assault, child abuse, and victimization of the elderly. Crisis-intervention centers, court-related victim/witness services, restitution, and compensation. Crosslist: JLC-417. Permission: instructor.