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Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals, Victimization of

Citation

Samandari, Ghazaleh & Martin, Sandra L. (2010). Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals, Victimization of.. Fisher, Bonnie S. & Lab, Steven P. (Eds.) (pp. 427-429). Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications.

Abstract

Discusses the status of victims within the criminal justice system, as well as topics of deterring and preventing victimization in the first place and responding to victims' needs. The Encyclopedia of Victimology and Crime Prevention covers key themes such as fear of crime, individual protection actions, intervention programs for victim and offender, media and crime prevention, personal offenses, property offenses, school and workplace offenses, school-based crime prevention, services and treatment for victims, and youth-focused crime prevention.

Reference Type

Book Section

Year Published

2010

Author(s)

Samandari, Ghazaleh
Martin, Sandra L.