Towards a Victimology of State Crime

Title

Towards a Victimology of State Crime

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Description

Millions of people have been victimized by the actions and omissions of states and governments. This collection provides expert analyses of such victimizations across the world, from Europe, the United States, and Africa to New Zealand and South America. Leading scholars in the area of state crime describe the nature, extent, and distribution of state crime victimization, as well as theoretical and practical paths for understanding, explaining, and aiding victims of massive harms by governments… [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9780415733755

Publication Date

2014

Publisher

Routledge

City

Abingdon, United Kingdom

Keywords

Human rights, Political atrocities, State crimes, Victims of crimes

Disciplines

Criminology | Human Rights Law