HDE012 Glossary

HDE012 Glossary - appropriate touching oral-genital...

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Chapter 17 Sexual Coercion 1. Rape: sexual intercourse that occurs without consent as a result of actual or threatened force 2. Stranger rape: Rape of a person by an unknown assailant 3. Acquaintance rape: Sexual assault by a friend, acquaintance, or date—that is, someone you known to the victim 4. Date rape: sexual assault by an acquaintance when on a date 5. Statutory rape: intercourse with a person under the age of consent 6. Narcissism: characterized by an inflated sense of self-importance, an unreasonable sense of entitlement, deficient empathy for others, and exploitative tendencies toward others 7. Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD): a psychological disorder caused by exposure to overwhelmingly painful events 8. Child Sexual abuse: an adult’s engaging in sexual contact of any kind with a child, including in
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Unformatted text preview: appropriate touching, oral-genital stimulation, and coitus 9. Pedophilia, or child molestation: sexual contact between an adult and a child who are not related 10. Incest: sexual contact between two people who are related (one of whom is often a child), other than husband and wife 11. Sexual harassment: unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature in the workplace or academic setting 12. Quid pro quo: compliance with unwanted sexual advances is made a condition for securing a job or education benefits or for favorable treatment in employment or academic setting 13....
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2008 for the course HDE 012 taught by Professor Rapalyea during the Winter '08 term at UC Davis.

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