center for victim research repository

Living Homicide Victims: Exploring the Effects of Homicide on Significant Other (Panel Paper)

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.author Weaver, Greg
dc.contributor.author Huff-Corzine, Lin
dc.contributor.author Tetzlaff-Bemiller, Melissa
dc.contributor.author Scherer, J. Amber
dc.date.accessioned 2018-02-13T21:01:59Z
dc.date.available 2018-02-13T21:01:59Z
dc.date.issued 2014
dc.identifier.citation Weaver, Greg; Huff-Corzine, Lin; Tetzlaff-Bemiller, Melissa; Scherer, Amber J. (2014). Living Homicide Victims: Exploring the Effects of Homicide on Significant Other [Panel Paper]. Part of Panel Session #7 from The Changing Landscape of Homicide: Proceedings of the 2014 Meeting of the Homicide Research Working Group, 174-177. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://www.homicideresearchworkinggroup.org/proceedings_2014.pdf
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11990/682
dc.description Conference Paper en_US
dc.description.abstract [CVRL Note: paper begins on page 177 of the proceedings.] The literature is replete with terms applied to the people left behind when someone they know, perhaps someone they love, has been murdered. Whether they are called co-victims (Armour, 2002), vicarious victims (Daigle, 2013), or survivors of homicide (Doerner & Lab, 2015), they include "...the family, friends, and/or significant others who have experienced the death of a loved one by homicide..." (Vessier-Batchen & Douglas (2006, p. 25). Govier & Verwoerd (2002) emphasize how a homicide affects not only family members and close associates, but also contributes to a sense of collective loss by increasing feelings of anxiety and insecurity. The authors cite the assassination of Martin Luther King and its impact on African-Americans as one example....The first element of our research will address characteristics of homicide survivors, and also how these characteristics may influence the coping/recovery process....a second component of this research will focus on secondary and tertiary victimization among one category of first responders, specifically line of duty deaths (LODD) for law enforcement. (Author Text) en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Homicide Research Working Group en_US
dc.subject Literature Review en_US
dc.subject Research en_US
dc.subject Secondary Victimization en_US
dc.subject Secondary Traumatic Stress en_US
dc.subject Community Violence en_US
dc.subject Demographics en_US
dc.subject Murder en_US
dc.subject Violent Crime en_US
dc.subject Interpersonal Crime en_US
dc.subject Resilience en_US
dc.subject Police en_US
dc.subject Vicarious Trauma en_US
dc.subject Compassion Fatigue en_US
dc.subject Workplace Violence en_US
dc.subject Psychological Consequences en_US
dc.subject Emotional Burden en_US
dc.subject Consequences en_US
dc.subject Harms en_US
dc.subject Family en_US
dc.subject Relatives en_US
dc.subject Covictims
dc.subject Co-victims
dc.subject Co-victimization
dc.subject Covictimization
dc.subject Loved Ones
dc.title Living Homicide Victims: Exploring the Effects of Homicide on Significant Other (Panel Paper) en_US
dc.type Other en_US


Files in this item

Files Size Format View

There are no files associated with this item.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Search


Browse

My Account