assigment 5 - Blake Roby 3/22/08 In recent studies, about...

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Blake Roby 3/22/08 In recent studies, about half of the people who are raped know their attacker before the incident occurs. (Kids Health) This in turn, entails the definition of date rape: When forced sexual intercourse is forced between two people who already know each other. Date rape can also be identified as acquaintance rape, where the two did not spend much time together, but they had previously met, or hidden rape. Date rape does not always occur between two people who are not intimate with each other. In fact, date rape occurs between partners just as often as it does between non-sexual people. Date rape states that any form of sexual intercourse against one’s will is rape. No means no. In the same way, women are not the only sex that can be raped. Kids Health conducted a study that shows between seven and ten percent of all reported rape victims are male. According to Kids Health, “Rape is not about sex or passion. It is an act of violence and aggression.” This is different from date rape in which the rapist believes he/she is entitled
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course SYG 2430 taught by Professor Lindalotz during the Spring '08 term at South Florida Community College.

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