The first chapters of this book have been concerned to introduce the reader to some of the features of victimological thinking, empirical findings, and the differential development of victim services in different societies. Chapters 8 and 9 enter the realm of suggesting what kind of policy development emerges from that overview. To this end, this chapter will be concerned to draw together the threads of what might be called a ‘critical’ victimology. It will focus attention on a number of concepts considered essential to such a framework and which will inform the policy suggestions to be found in Chapter 9. To facilitate this process this chapter will, in the first instance, draw on a ...
The Principles of a Critical Victimology
The principles of a critical victimology