ERIC Number: ED162573
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
The Problem of Rape on Campus.
Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC. Project on the Status and Education of Women.
This paper on rape on the campus addresses the following topics: definitions of rape and sexual assault; the incidence rate; attitudes about rape; the impact of rape on women's educational opportunity; legal implications, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; institutional responsibility and liability; the meaning of prevention, guidelines for reducing rape on campus; and victim services and treatment. Appendices present a list of written materials and films on rape and a brief discussion on the issue of whether or not to resist rape. (SW)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, College Role, College Students, Colleges, Educational Opportunities, Females, Higher Education, Incidence, Legal Problems, Legal Responsibility, Prevention, Rape, Violence
Project on the Status and Education of Women, Association of American Colleges, 1818 R Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC. Project on the Status and Education of Women.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972