ERIC Number: EJ403326
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Attributions of Responsibility for Date and Stranger Rape.
Bridges, Judith S.; McGrail, Christine A.
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v21 n3-4 p273-86 Aug 1989
Examines the effects of the victim-perpetrator relationship (first date acquaintance, stranger, or steady dating partner) on college students' attributions of responsibility for forced intercourse and unwanted propositions. Investigates both behavioral and characterological components of victim and rapist responsibility. Discusses sex differences in responsibility attribution ratings. (JS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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