ERIC Number: ED260339
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Sexual Assault Prevention Handbook.
Missouri Governor's Commission on Crime, Jefferson.
This publication is designed to educate men and women about sexual assault. The goals are to encourage people to become involved in their own protection and to make them better informed and able to deal with sexual assaults when they do occur. Facts about sexual assault are presented, including descriptions of rapists, rape victims, and rape situations. The basic Missouri Criminal Code dealing with sexual assault are provided. Ways to reduce one's risk of an attack through outside, home, and vehicle security are described. Things to consider if attacked are presented, including submitting to the rapist, passive resistance, and active resistance. Things to do if one becomes a victim of sexual assault are considered. Law enforcement, medical procedures, and court procedures are discussed. Finally, the basic personal, legal, and medical rights of a victim are listed. (KGB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri Governor's Commission on Crime, Jefferson.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri