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2. the UN defines victims who have suffered harm

  • through acts or omissions that violate the states laws
  • through legistlation that supports the states laws

3. early positivists believed that there was

  • thwy were mentally inadequate to handle themselves
  • psychological differences that make them more vulnerable than nonvictims
  • there were physiological differences which made them more vulnerable than non victims

4. who identified characteristics of victims, elderly, females

  • Durkheim
  • Miers
  • Hentig
  • Christie

5. miers argues that positivist victimology has 3 features

  • patterns in victimosation, interpersonal crime, contributed to own viictimisation
  • victimosation,, contributed to own viictimisation

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