The Resource Why some women lie about rape : from the files of Linda Fairstein, Linda Fairstein, (ebook)

Why some women lie about rape : from the files of Linda Fairstein, Linda Fairstein, (ebook)

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Why some women lie about rape : from the files of Linda Fairstein
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Why some women lie about rape
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from the files of Linda Fairstein
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Linda Fairstein
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eng
Summary
Legal expert Linda Fairstein's investigation of why some women falsely claim rape, and of the devastating effects a charge can have on those who have been wrongfully accused For each criminal category, a small percentage of claims are proven to be unfounded. Unfortunately, cases of rape are no exception. As a district attorney in New York City, Linda Fairstein encountered these false claims more than a few times. This kind of accusation not only results in the unjust punishment of innocent men, but also serves to trivialize the experiences of rape survivors. In Why Some Women Lie About Rape,Fairstein draws upon her decades of experience to shed light on this difficult issue, including the motivations behind a false rape accusation. Originally published in Cosmopolitan, this essay is now available in digital format for the first time and features a new introduction by the author
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Midwest
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Fairstein, Linda
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362.88082
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Women
  • Rape victims
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • Judicial error
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adult
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Why some women lie about rape : from the files of Linda Fairstein, Linda Fairstein, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781453273319
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11550595
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remote
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11550595
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MWT11550595
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Why some women lie about rape : from the files of Linda Fairstein, Linda Fairstein, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453273319
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550595
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11550595
System control number
MWT11550595
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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