5 edition of Sexual Violence (Opposing Viewpoints) found in the catalog.
Sexual Violence (Opposing Viewpoints)
April 2008 by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English
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Feminist Collections. How do we talk about those gray areas in a way that feels productive? She that, while problematic, the state of emergency had a positive effect in leading to the creation of a sexual offences division within the judiciary and a new police unit for investigating sexual assault. The belief that men are not raped, or raped only behind prison walls, perpetuates the cruel stigma attached to male rape.
In prison, over 25, men are raped daily. The book includes a useful summary of evolutionary theory and a comparison of evolutionary biology's and social science's explanations of human behavior. There are also volunteer opportunities available for anyone looking to serve as a volunteer advocate. Culture[ edit ] Sexual violence occurs in all cultures with varying definitions of what constitutes it. Stories about sexual coercion. How many stories about sexual violence do we as a culture need?
Are they playing out old fantasies, institutionalizing their abuse? The relationship between these sources and the global magnitude of the problem of sexual violence may be viewed as corresponding to an iceberg floating in water see diagram. The work is focused primarily on United States policies and initiatives, with key case studies internationally. These are some of the workplaces where female workers have suffered brutal sexual assault and shocking harassment at the hands of their employers, often with little or no official recourse.
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Their recommendations for rape prevention include teaching young males not to rape, punishing rape more severely, and studying the effectiveness of "chemical castration.
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson Another YA novel, set in a more contemporary setting, this book is about a year in the life of a teenage girl who is sinking under the weight of a big, terrible secret: her rape at the hands of a high school senior the summer before.
Yeung takes readers on a journey across the country, introducing us to women who came to America to escape grinding poverty only to encounter sexual violence in the United States. While sexual harassment is increasingly in the headlines, it remains a confusing, isolating ordeal for the individuals whose lives it affects.
Evolved adaptation of some sort gives rise to rape; the main evolutionary question is whether rape is an adaptation itself or a by-product of other adaptations.
This indispensable book sheds light on a difficult and little-understood problem. Free shipping for individuals worldwide Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Understaffing and a lack of resources and equipment are common, while police, lawyers and judges are overworked and underpaid, Schneider said. All are experts in the treatment of emotional trauma caused by victimization and have a combined total of over years of experience.
The home of an elderly man in Miami. Nearly 1 in 5 women and 1 in 38 men have experienced completed or attempted rape and 1 in 14 men was made to penetrate someone completed or attempted during his lifetime.
For information about child sexual abuse, please see Preventing Child Sexual Abuse. This book examines a form of violence that, despite worldwide prevalence, remains vastly underreported and unrecognized, the author, a coordinator of a rape education and prevention program and a survivor of adult male rape, investigates the substantial effects of male-on-male sexual violence on individuals and society, dispelling popular myths and questioning why most communities cannot or will not confront the problem of same-sex sexual violence.
Click on covers for more specific information. Xlibris Corporation, www. Kelly Oliver's brilliant analysis of how young girls' path to womanhood is filled with beating, battery, abuse, and sexual assault is shocking and timely. In Angel Face, Rome-based Daily Beast senior writer Barbie Latza Nadeau- who cultivated personal relationships with the key figures in both the prosecution and the defense - describes how the Know family's heavy-handed efforts to control media coverage distorted the facts, inflamed an American audience, and painted an offensive, inaccurate picture of Italy's justice system.
Sexual violence is costly. Rather, they are being drugged and attacked by men within their own community.
The author tells us explicitly about sexual practices on our university campuses. It has been reported that victims who attempt resistance or escape from the situation are more likely to be brutalized by the offender, 32 thereby giving an inflated sense of power to the abuser as was seen in the New Delhi gang rape case of Nirbhaya in December In this sure-to-be-controversial book, the authors use evolutionary biology to explain the causes of rape and to recommend new approaches to its prevention.
They provoke the men to rape them". We also have over dedicated volunteer advocates who are trained to provide emergency room crisis intervention, advocacy and emotional support for sexual assault and domestic violence survivors and their families. At any given moment, more than 1, trained volunteers are on duty and available to help victims at RAINN-affiliated crisis centers across the country.
This book reveals what really went on in this incomprehensible. The consequences may also be chronic. To underscore the threat of these depictions, Oliver locates their manifestation of violent sex in the growing prevalence of campus rape, the valorization of woman's lack of consent, and the new urgency to implement affirmative consent apps and policies.
IHL mandates special protections to women, according to their additional needs when they are more vulnerable, such as widows, the sick and wounded, migrants, the internally displaced, or those held in detention. Phone: Email: cvtc cvtc-slr. Researchers know that the numbers underestimate this significant problem as many cases go unreported.
Barbara Creed, author of The Monstrous-Feminine: Film, Feminism, Psychoanalysis In her detailed attention to contemporary films and social media, and in linking up today's violence against women with a long line of treasured fables and cultural archetypes, Kelly Oliver makes an important contribution to a discussion of great urgency.
Top of Page How can we stop sexual violence before it starts?Sexual Violence Response empowers students to heal from sexual violence, make informed decisions, and take action to end sexual and relationship violence.
Join the Sexual Violence Response mailing list to receive information about events, programs, and services. This program offers hours at CUIMC as well as on the Morningside Campus. A World Without Sexual Violence. Official Website of authors Elizabeth Jeglic, PhD and Cynthia Calkins, PhD as well as their new book.
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PROTECTING YOUR CHILD FROM SEXUAL ABUSE. SEXUAL VIOLENCE. Buy Now. NEW FRONTIERS IN OFFENDER TREATMENT. Florida’s Sexual Violence Benchbook is designed to serve as a resource for new and experi-enced judges who handle cases involving sexual violence.
While this benchbook was as current as possible at the time it was released, laws related to sexual violence change frequently so be certain to verify references and citations.
The purpose of this edited volume is to examine the disconnect in the sexual violence prevention field between legislation, research and practice. The work is focused primarily on United States policies and initiatives, with key case studies internationally.
Contributions show that current. Queering Sexual Violence: Radical Voices from Within the Anti-Violence Movement is multi-gendered, multi-racial and complex anthology that lifts up the voices of queer & transgender survivors. Jul 30, · Erdrich portrays sexual violence in a real and true manner.
The long term effects of sexual violence are displayed throughout the book, such as when Clemence, a victim of rape, eats extremely little and stays in bed for weeks at a time.