DOES DIRECT VICTIMIZATION REALLY AFFECT WOMEN'S FEAR
OF CRIME? A QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH IN NORTHERN CYPRUS
Volume - 2 Issue - 12, Pages - 5352-5366
Women's direct victimization and fear of crime are examined in this paper. This study was taken
place in Northern Cyprus among 366 women who are older than 18 and are Turkish Cypriot
The aim of the study is analyzing the relationship between women's direct victimization and fear
of crime in Northern Cyprus where is thought as a safe country.
A questionnaire was formed by the researcher and applied to 366 women in five major districts
of Northern Cyprus.
According to results, a significant relationship was not found between direct victimization and
this sample group's fear of crime. This result shows parallelism with some current studies on this
Cite this Article:
[Koseoglu, Mualla. "DOES DIRECT VICTIMIZATION REALLY AFFECT WOMEN'S FEAR OF CRIME? A QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH IN NORTHERN CYPRUS." International Journal of Social Science and Economic Research, vol. 2, no. 12, 2017, pp. 5352-5366. December.]
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