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Without consent : confronting adult sexual violence

Proceedings of a conference held 27-29 October 1992

Patricia Weiser Easteal (ed)
ISBN 0 642 19390 8 ISSN 1034-5086
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, January 1993

Abstract

This conference followed the screening of the ABC TV documentary "Without consent" which highlighted the devastating effect that sexual assault has on the lives of victims. Papers presented are divided into four sections: the background to rape; its effects on survivors; characteristics of rapists; and prevention and change.

Contents

Part 1 : Overview

Part 2 : the survivors

Part 3 : about the rapist

Part 4 : prevention and change