The Victims of Crime-positivist

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  • Created on: 17-06-15 15:12

1. early positivists believed that there was

  • psychological differences that make them more vulnerable than nonvictims
  • there were physiological differences which made them more vulnerable than non victims
  • thwy were mentally inadequate to handle themselves
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2. who identified characteristics of victims, elderly, females

  • Hentig
  • Christie
  • Durkheim
  • Miers

3. Christie argues that the 'victim' is socially constructed so...

  • the streotype of the 'ideal victim' is an innocent and blameless
  • the idea of the victim is mad
  • the idea of the victim has blame

4. Hentig identified..... characteristic of victims

  • 8
  • 13
  • 10
  • 12

5. Positivist victimology

  • milers
  • christe

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