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Criminal Justice 381: Victimology

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Learn all about victimology with the informative lessons in this Criminal Justice 381 course. Whether you're getting ready for a big exam or just want to know more about criminal justice, our short video and text lessons cover all the key topics you'll want to know.
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13 chapters in Criminal Justice 381: Victimology

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Ch 1. The Nature of Violence {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[486041].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Violence and the Media: How the Media Impacts Violence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7740].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7740].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Violence Against Women and Men: Definitions & Gender Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2763].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2763].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Media Violence and Children Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Youth Violence: Definition & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How Demographics Contribute to Crime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Institutional Violence: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Assumption of Risk: Definition, Doctrine & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17176].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17176].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Trauma-Related Disorders: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder & Acute Stress Disorder Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10444].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10444].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Stockholm Syndrome: Definition, Cases & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Complex PTSD: Symptoms, Treatment & Test Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Crime Victims' Compensation: Process & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[320279].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[320279].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Victim Impact Statement: Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Restorative Justice? - Definition, Examples & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Are Violent Crimes? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19465].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19465].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Felony Murder? - Definition, Rule & Doctrine Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19446].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19446].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is First Degree Murder? - Definition, Punishment & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19476].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19476].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Second Degree Murder: Definition & Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56864].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56864].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Third Degree Murder: Definition & Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Vehicular Homicide in Law: Definition, Sentence & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56748].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56748].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Serial Murder: Definition, Cases & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56779].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56779].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Capital Murder? - Definition & Cases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What Is Involuntary Manslaughter? - Definition, Examples & Punishment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19459].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19459].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What Is Assault? - Definition of an Intentional Tort Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Battery: Definition, Facts & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319563].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319563].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Robbery: Definition & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56860].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56860].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - What Is a Hate Crime? - Definition, Statistics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19030].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19030].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 13)}}
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Lesson 1 - Domestic Violence: Definition, Causes, Facts & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Dating Violence? - Facts & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Understanding Relationship Violence: Definition, Effects & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cycle of Violence: Theory & Diagram Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Therapy for Domestic Violence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143140].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143140].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Animal Abuse and Domestic Violence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143136].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143136].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Battered Woman Syndrome: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[410545].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[410545].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Is Stalking? - Definition, Types, Signs & Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19444].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19444].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Minimize the Risk of Stalking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[486065].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[486065].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - School Violence: Definition, History, Causes & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19409].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19409].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Bullying, Suicide & Violence in Schools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48562].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48562].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Violence Against Teachers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[423267].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[423267].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sexual Harassment and the Hostile Work Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14591].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14591].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Workplace Violence: Trends and Impact on Human Resources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Bullying in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146643].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146643].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Injury & Crime Reporting in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72306].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72306].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Child Abuse? - Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7659].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7659].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Child Abuse and Neglect: 4 Major Types, Characteristics & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Child Sexual Abuse: Definition & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cycle of Violence: Child Abuse & Juvenile Delinquency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[334717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[334717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Elder Abuse? - Definition & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Abusive Relationships: Elder Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18534].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18534].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Recognize Threats of Violence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[486077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[486077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Preventive Patrol: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Situational Crime Prevention: Definition & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[334739].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[334739].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - CPTED: Principles, Training & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56813].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56813].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Strategies to Prevent Intentional Injuries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Dating Violence Prevention Strategies for Teens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[251627].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[251627].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Preventing Hate Crimes & Creating a Safe School Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[323437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[323437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Strategies for Preventing Violence in Schools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63380].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63380].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - School Violence Prevention: Programs & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19497].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19497].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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