ERIC Number: EJ427920
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Perceptions of Date and Stranger Rape: A Difference in Sex Role Expectations and Rape-Supportive Beliefs.
Bridges, Judith S.
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v24 n5-6 p291-307 Mar 1991
Attitudes toward rape were examined by assessing the reactions of 95 male and female college students to scenarios about couples in varying degrees of acquaintanceship. Males had more rape-supportive beliefs. It appears that college students view date rape as an extension of traditional male-female sexual interaction. (DM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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