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The truth about rape / Kathryn Hilgenkamp, Judith Harper, Elizabeth Boskey contributing author[s] ; Robert N. Golden, general editor, Fred L. Peterson, general editor.

Golden, Robert N. (Added Author). Peterson, Fred L. (Added Author). Hilgenkamp, Kathryn, 1952- (Added Author). Harper, Judith. (Added Author). Boskey, Elizabeth. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Truth about series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 362.883 TRU 2010 (Text) 39206020528343 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780816076420 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0816076421 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 191 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Facts On File, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
First ed. of this work was edited by Mark J. Kittleson.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
How to use this book -- Society and victims of rape -- A to Z entries -- Abusive sexual behavior -- Children and rape -- Date rape -- Drugs, alcohol, and rape -- Educating the community -- Female rights -- Gang rape -- Help and support -- Internet predators -- Law and rape, the -- Male role in rape -- Prevention of rape : being proactive -- Prevention of rape : being reactive -- Rape and religion -- Rape and society -- Rape in the media, reporting -- Rape in war -- Rape kits and evidence collection -- Rape statistics -- Rape within abusive relationshps -- Safe areas, establishing -- Sexual abuse in institutions -- Sexual assault, types of -- Sexual harassment -- Sexual violence and children -- Statutory rape -- Stigma of rape -- Victims of rape : female -- Victims of rape : male -- Hotlines and help sites.
Summary, etc.:
Due to the myths and stigma surrounding it, rape remains a difficult crime to discuss. The Truth About Rape, Second Edition looks beyond common myths to give a factual account essential to understanding, preventing, and coping with rape and sexual assault. This new resource offers expert advice, information, and accounts from real people. Features statistics, charts, and graphs with updated entries on rape kits and evidence collection
Subject: Rape.
Rape > United States.

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