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Section overview: Power, politics and victimisation

Israel, M.ORCID: 0000-0002-1263-8699 (1996) Section overview: Power, politics and victimisation. In: Sumner, C., Israel, M., O'Connell, M. and Sarre, R., (eds.) International victimology: selected papers from the 8th international symposium. Australian Institute of Criminology.

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The papers in this section are concerned with victimology’s ability to work with and for the victims of abuses of power. As Jacob Sahetapy noted, ‘like water which never streams up’, such abuses affect generally the less powerful in our society and are intricately linked with local, national and international structures of domination…

Item Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Australian Institute of Criminology
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