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The causes of rape : understanding individual differences in male propensity for sexual aggression

Author: Martin L Lalumiere; et al
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, ©2005.
Series: Law and public policy.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Examines why some men are prone to rape, offers probable causes for this inclination, and provides a comprehensive review of scientific studies of coercive sex. The authors look at evidence from studies in developmental criminology, evolutionary psychology, psychopathology, and psychophysiology and examine the situational and social factors that influence the likelihood of rape. Theories about rape have an  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin L Lalumiere; et al
ISBN: 1591471869 9781591471868
OCLC Number: 55845982
Description: vii, 294 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Contents: General background --
Identifying and making sense of individual differences --
Implications.
Series Title: Law and public policy.
Responsibility: Martin L. Lalumiere ... [et al.].

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This study examines why some men rape, offers probable causes for this inclination, and provides a review of scientific studies of coercive sex. The authors look at evidence from evolutionary  Read more...
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