Rape Work: Victims, Gender, and Emotions in Organization and Community Context

Rape Work: Victims, Gender, and Emotions in Organization and Community Context

by Patricia Yancey Martin
     
 

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Despite the proliferation of rape crisis centers and other improvements in the treatment of rape victims over the past 20 years, many victims still find themselves the victims of what has been called a "second rape" by doctors, lawyers, judges, police, and administrators that process them. This book takes a critical look at the organizations and officials that process… See more details below

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Despite the proliferation of rape crisis centers and other improvements in the treatment of rape victims over the past 20 years, many victims still find themselves the victims of what has been called a "second rape" by doctors, lawyers, judges, police, and administrators that process them. This book takes a critical look at the organizations and officials that process rape victims to see how the structure of their respective organizations often prevent them from providing responsive care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781136056987
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/11/2013
Series:
Perspectives on Gender
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
296
File size:
8 MB

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