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Attitudes toward Rape

Feminist and Social Psychological Perspectives

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Attitudes toward Rape by Colleen A. Ward
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A study of the popular perceptions about sexual violence. The author examines issues such as: how rape is defined; who is seen as responsible for sexual assault; and how rape can be prevented. This text reviews empirical research on rape myths and attitudes, drawing on case studies, surveys, experiments and fieldwork. The research reveals biased and prejudicial attitudes at both institutional and individual levels towards rape victims. The volume concludes by suggesting strategies for changing attitudes, such as the use of social action research, designed to raise consciousness and improve services for victims of sexual assault.

Author Biography

Colleen A Ward is a senior lecturer in the Department of Social Work and Psychology at the National University of Singapore.
Release date NZ
June 22nd, 1995
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
SAGE Publications Ltd
Pages
240
Dimensions
156x234x13
ISBN-13
9780803985940
Product ID
2066870

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