Chapter 8 outline - b. Fear of crime and public violence...

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Chapter 8: Violence A. The Gendered Continuum of Violence 1. Cultural transformation theory- dominator model structures hierarchal societies, which depend on threat and violence to survive 2. Partnership model- organizes societies that are more sexually egalitarian, more peaceful, less hierarchal, and less authoritarian 3. Street Harassment: A Geography of Fear a. Violence more likely to occur between acquaintances rather than strangers
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Unformatted text preview: b. Fear of crime and public violence gendered c. Street harassers in Berlin, LA, Rome, and Vienna only harass women during the day d. Interviews with street harassers revealed that men dont think about whether the women dislike their behavior d.i. Most saw harassment as an entertaining sport and thought women enjoyed it e. Women in India face eve-teasing B. Mens Personal Safety and Gendered Violence I....
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2011 for the course WOMS 201 taught by Professor Laberge during the Fall '08 term at University of Delaware.

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