Responses to Victimisation: Compensation for Acts of Criminal Violence
Almost every day attention is drawn to the plight of those who have been disadvantaged in some way. Victims of natural disasters, of the consequences of industrial exploitation or of some other aspect of social progress are identified and presented so as to elicit a sympathetic response. This response may of course take many forms. One of these is legislative intervention designed to ameliorate the consequences of victimisation.
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