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Protecting Victims or Protecting the Brand? Secondary Victimization and Cruise Ship Crime.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Oct; Vol. 37 (19-20), pp. NP18524-NP18549. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 09.

Abstract:It is now widely recognized that victims of crime in general, and victims of sexual offences in particular, commonly experience secondary victimization resulting from dismissive, poor, and sometimes retraumatizing treatment when they encounter the form...

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U.S. and Canadian College Students' Fear of Crime: A Comparative Investigation of Fear of Crime and Its Correlates.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Aug; Vol. 37 (15-16), pp. NP12901-NP12932. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Mar 18.

Abstract:Being fearful of crime is, unfortunately, a common experience. Research shows that many factors influence a person's fear of crime, demonstrating that certain groups are generally more fearful than others. Even though they are typically young, college ...

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Predicting Serial Stranger Rapists: Developing a Statistical Model From Crime Scene Behaviors.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Oct; Vol. 37 (19-20), pp. NP18888-NP18907. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Sep 11.

Abstract:Stranger rapes are the most difficult cases to solve for the police, especially when a serial rapist is involved. Recent research in offender profiling has focused on generating inferences between crime scene variables and offender characteristics to a...

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The Deleterious Effect of Victimization on Just World Beliefs.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Sep; Vol. 37 (17-18), pp. NP16013-NP16036. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 09.

Abstract:Being a victim of a violent crime is a traumatic experience. Sexual victimization, in particular, may be powerful enough to change presumably stable worldviews like just world beliefs. Across two large samples, we examined the influence of sexual victi...

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The Wheel of Change Moves On: Assessing the Severity of Stalking Behavior.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Aug; Vol. 37 (15-16), pp. NP14672-NP14694. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 May 08.

Abstract:Stalking is a significant social issue. The inconsistency as to what defines stalking has resulted in the creation of different methods to measure the crime. However, there has been minimal work done that assesses the severity of individual stalking be...

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Extending the "Worst of Both Worlds" hypothesis to the developmental antecedents of crime and substance use: school bullying and alcohol experimentation.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):European child & adolescent psychiatry [Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry] 2022 Aug; Vol. 31 (8), pp. 1-9. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 03.

Abstract:The "Worst of Both Worlds" (WBW) hypothesis holds that individuals who both commit crime and misuse drugs are at significantly greater risk for future crime and drug problems than individuals who only commit crime or only misuse drugs. In the current i...

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Exploring the victim offender overlap among people with an intellectual disability.

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Source(s):Journal of applied research in intellectual disabilities : JARID [J Appl Res Intellect Disabil] 2022 May; Vol. 35 (3), pp. 789-799. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 14.

Abstract:Background: While there is growing international evidence pointing to the increased risks of crime perpetration and victimisation for some people with an intellectual disability, the overlap between offending and victimisation (the victim-offender over...

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Hate Crime and Place: The Spatial and Temporal Concentration of Bias-Motivated Crime in Washington, D.C.

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Source(s):Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Jul; Vol. 37 (13-14), pp. NP10683-NP10708. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jan 19.

Abstract:Prior research suggests that many crime types are spatially concentrated and stable over time. Hate crime, however, is a unique crime type that is etiologically distinct from others. As such, examination of hate crime from a spatial and temporal perspe...

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Is There Such a Thing as a Hate Crime Paradigm? An Integrative Review of Bias-Motivated Violent Victimization and Offending, Its Effects and Underlying Mechanisms.

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Source(s):Trauma, violence & abuse [Trauma Violence Abuse] 2022 Jul; Vol. 23 (3), pp. 938-952. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Dec 24.

Abstract:Despite the growing number of bias-motivated violence studies, the evidence available remains limited, and there are several gaps in our understanding of the complex relationship between negative attitudes and biased violence. In addition, the literatu...

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Women who commit hate-motivated violence: Advancing a gendered understanding of hate crime.

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Source(s):Social science research [Soc Sci Res] 2022 May; Vol. 104, pp. 102682. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 04.

Abstract:Prior research has noted that women have played an important role in both organized hate groups and organized racial violence. Most hate crimes, however, are not committed by hate groups and very little research has examined the role of women in more c...

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