Psychology

 

Using the Walden Writing Center APA Course Paper Template, write a 4- to 5-page paper review of the study of victimology in which you complete the following:

  • Define victimology in your own words in 4–5 sentences.
  • In approximately 1–2 pages, provide a brief history to include the victims’ rights movement, legislation, and current status.
  • In approximately 1–2 pages, discuss the role of the victim. Define victim precipitationvictim facilitation, and victim provocation. Provide examples of each.
  • In approximately 1–2 pages, identify three individuals who have contributed to the field of victimology. Ensure you pick individuals from different countries. Describe their contributions.

Support your paper review with at least three scholarly resources (textbooks, peer-reviewed journals, and government publications).