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The Resource Sexual violence at canadian universities : activism, institutional responses, and strategies for change, Elizabeth Quinlan, Andrea Quinlan, Curtis Fogel, Gail Taylor, editors, (ebook)

Sexual violence at canadian universities : activism, institutional responses, and strategies for change, Elizabeth Quinlan, Andrea Quinlan, Curtis Fogel, Gail Taylor, editors, (ebook)

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Sexual violence at canadian universities : activism, institutional responses, and strategies for change
Title
Sexual violence at canadian universities
Title remainder
activism, institutional responses, and strategies for change
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Quinlan, Andrea Quinlan, Curtis Fogel, Gail Taylor, editors
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At least one in four women attending college or university will be sexually assaulted by the time they graduate. Beyond this staggering statistic, recent media coverage of "rape chants" at Saint Mary's University, misogynistic Facebook posts from Dalhousie University's dental school, and high-profile incidents of sexual violence at other Canadian universities point to a widespread culture of rape on university campuses and reveal universities' failure to address sexual violence. As university administrations are called to task for their cover-ups and misguided responses, a national conversation has opened about the need to address this pressing social problem. This book takes up the topic of sexual violence on campus and explores its causes and consequences as well as strategies for its elimination. Drawing together original case studies, empirical research, and theoretical writing from scholars and community and campus activists, this interdisciplinary collection charts the costs of campus sexual violence on students and university communities, the efficacy of existing university sexual assault policies and institutional responses, and historical and contemporary forms of activism associated with campus sexual violence
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Midwest
Dewey number
371.7/820971
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Rape in universities and colleges
  • Sex crimes
  • Sexual abuse victims
  • Women college students
  • Universities and colleges
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Sexual violence at canadian universities : activism, institutional responses, and strategies for change, Elizabeth Quinlan, Andrea Quinlan, Curtis Fogel, Gail Taylor, editors, (ebook)
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781771122856
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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Publisher number
MWT12147643
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12147643
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MWT12147643
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Sexual violence at canadian universities : activism, institutional responses, and strategies for change, Elizabeth Quinlan, Andrea Quinlan, Curtis Fogel, Gail Taylor, editors, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781771122856
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12147643
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12147643
System control number
MWT12147643
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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