Social psychological issues in the study of rape

  • The chapter presents a social psychological approach to the study of rape and sexual assault. Two issues are at the core of this approach: identifying the critical variables that affect attributions of responsibility to victims of rape. and exploring people's subjective definitions of rape, which may differ markedly from legal definitions. Following a review of the American evidence, a series of studies conductcd in two European countries is presented to address these issues.

Download full text files

Export metadata

Additional Services

Share in Twitter Search Google Scholar Statistics
Metadaten
Author:Barbara Krahé
URN:urn:nbn:de:kobv:517-opus-33903
Series (Serial Number):Postprints der Universität Potsdam : Humanwissenschaftliche Reihe (paper 073)
Document Type:Postprint
Language:English
Year of Completion:1991
Publishing Institution:Universität Potsdam
Release Date:2009/08/13
Source:European Review of Social Psychology, 2 (1991), S. 279-309, ISSN 1046-3283, DOI 10.1080/14792779143000097
Organizational units:Humanwissenschaftliche Fakultät / Institut für Psychologie
Dewey Decimal Classification:1 Philosophie und Psychologie / 15 Psychologie / 150 Psychologie
Licence (German):License LogoKeine Nutzungslizenz vergeben - es gilt das deutsche Urheberrecht
Notes extern:
The original publication is available at www.informaworld.com:
European Review of Social Psychology. - 2 (1991), p. 279-309
ISSN 1046-3283
DOI 10.1080/14792779143000097