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Victimology A Comprehensive Approach

Criminal Justice

Quiz 10 :

Victimization at the Beginning and End of Life: Child and Elder Abuse

Quiz 10 :

Victimization at the Beginning and End of Life: Child and Elder Abuse

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The ______ officially defined child abuse and neglect.
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Which types of laws allow mothers or custodial parents to drop off newborns to approved agencies without the fear of criminal prosecution?
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D

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______ represents crime that has gone unreported.
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Which group of caretakers is the most likely to perpetrate child maltreatment?
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Shaken baby syndrome is thought to account for how many deaths per year?
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The first juvenile court was implemented in Cook County, Illinois, in ______.
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Which organization developed after the 1875 child maltreatment case in which an organization not geared toward children had to represent the child?
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Which type of child maltreatment occurs when a caretaker has failed to attend to a child's basic needs?
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Courts often assign maltreated children advocates from ______ organization so they can provide protection and guidance in the case as needed.
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The ______ created the Long-Term Care Ombudsmen Program.
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Children in which age range have the highest rates of victimization?
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______ represents the idea that when children take on care of their parents, there is an increase in the stress in the relationship, which could lead to elder maltreatment.
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The criminal justice system has conviction rate of what percentage in child maltreatment cases?
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When children live with a single parent who has a cohabitating partner, the likelihood that they will be maltreated increases by how much?
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In the 1940s and 1950s, ______ community brought attention back to the issue of child maltreatment.
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Which organization was the first to intervene on behalf of a mistreated child in 1875?
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When abuse and/or neglect is perpetrated by someone within an institution, the group most likely to perpetrate said maltreatment is ______.
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Which type of elder abuse occurs when a caretaker illegally or improperly uses an elderly person's property or funds?
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______ occurs when an elderly person fails to care for himself or herself.
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The Long-Term Care Ombudsmen Program was created to evaluate abuse and neglect perpetrated by ______.
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