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On SAGE Insight: Targeting night-time economy venues when promoting rape prevention discourse

Article title: Location, libation and leisure: An examination of the use of licensed venues to help challenge sexual violence From Crime, Media, Culture: An International Journal Anti-rape campaign messages have increasingly targeted men in order to educate them on the … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Reporting rape: Victim perspectives on advocacy support in the criminal justice process

From Criminology and Criminal Justice Concerns about the criminal justice response to rape have prompted the development of victim advocacy services. This article draws upon a study evaluating an innovative advocacy model introduced in Scotland to assist reporting rape to … Continue reading

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Perspectives on alcohol consumption and false allegations of rape

Regretting it after? Focus group perspectives on alcohol consumption, nonconsensual sex and false allegations of rape From Social & Legal Studies Recent social network responses to the conviction of the Welsh footballer Ched Evans for the rape of an extremely … Continue reading

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False rape allegations: centuries of disbelief embedded in institutional cultures and practices

The (in)credible words of women: false allegations in European rape research From Violence Against Women This research considers the issue of false allegations in rape cases and argues it is important to recognize the ways in which rape law and … Continue reading

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Minimizing the seriousness of rape through sexism and gender-role traditionality

Rape perception and the function of ambivalent sexism and gender-role traditionality From Journal of Interpersonal Violence This article examines the role of sexism and gender-role traditonality in minimizing the seriousness of rape. It recognizes how the perceptions and attitudes of … Continue reading

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