Rape and Sexual Assault-1

Rape and Sexual Assault-1 - o "It won't happen...

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Rape and Sexual Assault CARDV – Center Against Rape and Sexual Assault - Hotline 754-0110 Saferide – 737-5000 Socialization o Male dominance over women o Women as sex objects o Tolerance of rape o Blame the victim Definition - Any form of sexual contact in which one person forces another person to participate or when one person does not give consent to sexual contact o Historical Definitions False Assumptions o Women want to be raped o “No” means “Yes” o Women ask for it by the way they act or dress o A woman could get away if she really wanted to o Women "Cry rape", falsely accusing men
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Unformatted text preview: o "It won't happen to me." o Rape is an impulsive act of passion or a natural male reaction to wanting sex- power and control o A husband has a marital right to sexual relations with his wife Sexual Assault o Statistics College-educated Women Acquaintance Rape-95% Marital Rape Frequency Likelihood of Reporting Rape of Men Men rape men are not gay Date or Acquaintance Rape What does date/acquaintance rape look like? What contributes to date/acquaintance rape How can you avoid it? Females Males...
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