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Understanding Sexual Violence

A Study of Convicted Rapists

By Diana Scully

Routledge – 1991 – 218 pages

Series: Perspectives on Gender

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    978-0-415-91108-5
    September 15th 1990

Description

Understanding Sexual Violence examines the structural supports for rape in sexually violent cultures and dispels a number of myths about sexual violence--for example, that childhood abuse, alcohol, and drugs are direct causes of rape.

Reviews

"In discussing the role of alcohol in accounts of violence, Scully offers important insights for research on violence in general." -- Women's Review of Books

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Name: Understanding Sexual Violence: A Study of Convicted Rapists (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Diana Scully. Understanding Sexual Violence examines the structural supports for rape in sexually violent cultures and dispels a number of myths about sexual violence--for example, that childhood abuse, alcohol, and drugs are direct causes of...
Categories: Mental Health