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Sexual violence, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor

Label
Sexual violence
Title
Sexual violence
Statement of responsibility
Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of speeches, personal reflections, and essays that discuss sexual violence
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.15/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6592
LC item number
.S4865 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gerdes, Louise I.
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex crimes
  • Rape
  • Sex offenders
Label
Sexual violence, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0812/2008008133.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-185) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Is sexual violence a serious problem? -- Rape and sexual violence are serious problems / National Institute of Justice -- Rape and sexual violence appear to be declining / David A. Fahrenthold -- Sexual violence is a serious problem for women in the military / Jane Hoppen -- Internet sexual predators are a serious problem / Alberto R. Gonzales -- The problem of Internet sexual predators is exaggerated / Benjamin Radford -- False reports of sexual violence hurt the real victims / Wendy McElroy -- False reports of sexual violence are not common / Cathleen Wilson -- pt. 2. What factors contribute to sexual violence? -- Pornography is a significant factor in sexual violence / Daniel Weiss -- The openness that accompanies pornography reduces sexual violence / Steve Chapman -- Feminist messages contribute to sexual violence / Naomi Schaefer Riley -- Feminist messages aim to prevent sexual violence / Jennifer L. Pozner -- Some rap and hip-hop music promotes sexual violence / Michele Goodwin -- Blaming rap and hip-hop for negative messages distracts us from dealing with the real issues / Salim Muwakkil -- pt. 3. How should society respond to the problem of sexual violence? -- Society should not blame the victim for sexual violence / Laura Pedro -- Some victims are partly responsible for sexual violence / Ron Liddle -- More aggressive actions by the Catholic Church will protect children from sexual abuse by clergy / Jane Lampman -- The Catholic Church covers up sexual abuse with victim payoffs / Donald P. Russo -- Hospitals should offer emergency contraception to rape victims / Erin Varner -- Hospitals should not offer emergency contraception to rape victims / Matt Sande -- pt. 4. What policies will help reduce sexual violence? -- Strict sex offender laws will reduce sexual violence / Alberto R. Gonzales -- Strict sex offender laws will not reduce sexual violence / America -- Rape shield laws are intended to protect victims / Gloria Allred and Margery Somers -- Rape shield laws may deny justice to defendants / Cathy Young -- Tracking convicted sexual predators will protect children / AnneMarie Knepper -- Tracking convicted sexual predators will not protect children / Kim Talman
Control code
ocn193178124
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
193 p.
Isbn
9780737740103
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008008133
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1042076
  • (OCoLC)193178124
Label
Sexual violence, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0812/2008008133.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-185) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Is sexual violence a serious problem? -- Rape and sexual violence are serious problems / National Institute of Justice -- Rape and sexual violence appear to be declining / David A. Fahrenthold -- Sexual violence is a serious problem for women in the military / Jane Hoppen -- Internet sexual predators are a serious problem / Alberto R. Gonzales -- The problem of Internet sexual predators is exaggerated / Benjamin Radford -- False reports of sexual violence hurt the real victims / Wendy McElroy -- False reports of sexual violence are not common / Cathleen Wilson -- pt. 2. What factors contribute to sexual violence? -- Pornography is a significant factor in sexual violence / Daniel Weiss -- The openness that accompanies pornography reduces sexual violence / Steve Chapman -- Feminist messages contribute to sexual violence / Naomi Schaefer Riley -- Feminist messages aim to prevent sexual violence / Jennifer L. Pozner -- Some rap and hip-hop music promotes sexual violence / Michele Goodwin -- Blaming rap and hip-hop for negative messages distracts us from dealing with the real issues / Salim Muwakkil -- pt. 3. How should society respond to the problem of sexual violence? -- Society should not blame the victim for sexual violence / Laura Pedro -- Some victims are partly responsible for sexual violence / Ron Liddle -- More aggressive actions by the Catholic Church will protect children from sexual abuse by clergy / Jane Lampman -- The Catholic Church covers up sexual abuse with victim payoffs / Donald P. Russo -- Hospitals should offer emergency contraception to rape victims / Erin Varner -- Hospitals should not offer emergency contraception to rape victims / Matt Sande -- pt. 4. What policies will help reduce sexual violence? -- Strict sex offender laws will reduce sexual violence / Alberto R. Gonzales -- Strict sex offender laws will not reduce sexual violence / America -- Rape shield laws are intended to protect victims / Gloria Allred and Margery Somers -- Rape shield laws may deny justice to defendants / Cathy Young -- Tracking convicted sexual predators will protect children / AnneMarie Knepper -- Tracking convicted sexual predators will not protect children / Kim Talman
Control code
ocn193178124
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
193 p.
Isbn
9780737740103
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008008133
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1042076
  • (OCoLC)193178124

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