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Hindeland and his colleagues examined exposure and guardianship as thru relate to victimization.They call this theory the ______ approach to victimization

Lifestyle

2

Marvin E. Wolfgang conducted th first major study of victim precipitation when he focused on the ________,studying both the victim and the offender as seperating entities and as mutual participants

Homicides

3

What is a nationwide sample of interviews of citizens regarding victimization

National Crime Victimization Survey

4

What is the goal of the NIBRS program

Correct the non -reporting inherent in the ucr

5

One of the most controversial areas of victimology has been and continues to be the concept known as

Victim blaming

6

What is a specific set of temporary circumstances that result a state of upset and disequilibrium characterized by an individual's inability to cope with a particular situation using customary methods of problem solving

Crisis

7

What is Post traumatic stress disorder

The development of characteristic symptoms following a psychologically distressing event that is outside the range of usual human experience

8

What is white collar crime

White collar crime is generally a form of fraud Bessie it is an act of deliberate deception for unlawful gain
White collar crime was coined by Edwin Sutherland and normally happened in the offenders occupation

9

Spousal homocide

Killing of ones legally married partner

10

What is rape

The unlawful act of sexual intercourse with another person against that persons will by force or fear or trick

11

What is sexual harassment

The imposition of any unwanted condition in any persons employment because of that persons sec

12

What is any intentional act of series of acts that caused injury to spouse

Spousal abuse

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The word spouse refers only to .....

Legally married persons

14

The concept that theorizes that victims of intimate partner abuse gradually become immobilized by fear and believe they have no other options

Battered women syndrome

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A phenomenon that occurs when persons are held captives ,hostages or prisoners of war begin to identify with their captors

Stockholm syndrome

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What theory assets that violent behavior is learned within the family and bequeathed from one generation of the next

Intergenerational transmission of violence

17

What model views child abide as a result of a dysfunctional system

Interactional

18

The theory of elder abide based on the premise that abusers suffer from mental disorder that cause them to be violent

Psychopathology

19

This theory of elder anise assumed that dependency on relationships contributes to elder abuse

Social exchange

20

This theory regarding Elder abuse is based on the premises that the elder induces stress within the family

Family stress

21

Under most statutes the prosecutor most prove two things to get a Hate crime conviction

Offender committed the crime

He crime was committed because of the victims personal disabilities

22

When a persons is held against their wishes through threats of harm to their family members what crime is being committed

Kidnapping

23

The most common method of securing payment of restitution is

Requiring payment as terms of probation

24

What presents the victims point of view to the sentencing authorities

Victim impact statement

25

What offers an extensive website that provides detailed information about abducted children

National center for missing and exploited children

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What is a specific set of temporary circumstances that result a state of upset and disequilibrium characterized by an individual's inability to cope with a particular situation using customary methods of problem solving

Crisis

27

What is Post traumatic stress disorder

The development of characteristic symptoms following a psychologically distressing event that is outside the range of usual human experience

28

What is white collar crime

White collar crime is generally a form of fraud Bessie it is an act of deliberate deception for unlawful gain
White collar crime was coined by Edwin Sutherland and normally happened in the offenders occupation

29

Spousal homocide

Killing of ones legally married partner

30

What is rape

The unlawful act of sexual intercourse with another person against that persons will by force or fear or trick

31

What is sexual harassment

The imposition of any unwanted condition in any persons employment because of that persons sec

32

What is any intentional act of series of acts that caused injury to spouse

Spousal abuse

33

The word spouse refers only to .....

Legally married persons

34

The concept that theorizes that victims of intimate partner abuse gradually become immobilized by fear and believe they have no other options

Battered women syndrome

35

A phenomenon that occurs when persons are held captives ,hostages or prisoners of war begin to identify with their captors

Stockholm syndrome

36

What theory assets that violent behavior is learned within the family and bequeathed from one generation of the next

Intergenerational transmission of violence

37

What model views child abide as a result of a dysfunctional system

Interactional

38

The theory of elder abide based on the premise that abusers suffer from mental disorder that cause them to be violent

Psychopathology

39

This theory of elder anise assumed that dependency on relationships contributes to elder abuse

Social exchange

40

This theory regarding Elder abuse is based on the premises that the elder induces stress within the family

Family stress

41

Under most statutes the prosecutor most prove two things to get a Hate crime conviction

Offender committed the crime

He crime was committed because of the victims personal disabilities

42

When a persons is held against their wishes through threats of harm to their family members what crime is being committed

Kidnapping

43

The most common method of securing payment of restitution is

Requiring payment as terms of probation

44

What presents the victims point of view to the sentencing authorities

Victim impact statement

45

What offers an extensive website that provides detailed information about abducted children

National center for missing and exploited children