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Unformatted text preview: 3. Power: 55% (contempt, little force, domination of will, control, sociocultural factors) Summary, Forcible Rape: • Forcible Rape is regarded primarily as a violent rather than a sexual act, but: o Rape is an assault o Rape as a pseudosexual act - one that is motivated more by hostility and the urge to exercise power than by passion. Rape as a violent act. • Legally and by definition, forcible rape is a violent act. • Thus, rape is always and by definition a violent act • Rape is never free from its violent character. • Rape--being against the victim's will is violent....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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