Date Rape

Date Rape

by Norah Piehl

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Overview

Students must often make informal decisions about serious issues that will affect the course of their lives. Smoking, drunk driving, and violence are just a few of these challenging issues. Focusing on topics of special concern to students, the Issues that Concern you series helps make these complex issues less intimidating and more accessible. Each volume presents eight to twelve readings from a variety of perspectives that allow students to better understand and navigate the highlighted topic. Color photos, charts, graphs, tables and editorial cartoons reinforce information as well as present important statistical data'. Each volume also includes factual analysis taken from a variety of government and research facilities, to tell students more of what they want to know about the issue. Relevant websites, a bibliography and thorough subject index round out each volume.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780737762877
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication date: 10/12/2012
Series: Issues That Concern You Series
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 5

1 Date Rape is Frequently Misunderstood Sabrina Rubin Erdely 9

2 Date Rape Carries Long-Lasting Consequences for Individuals Nirvana Gonzalez Rosa 25

3 Rape Accusations can Impact Schools and Towns Jessica Bennett 41

4 Parties are Likely Scenes for Acquaintance Rape Marina Khidekel 50

5 Wardrobe Choices are not an Invitation to Date Rape Shira Tarrant 55

6 Women Should be Careful about how they Dress Charlotte Allen 61

7 Tests for Data Rape Drugs have Advantages and Disadvantages Jarrah Hodge 66

8 Date Rape Drugs are not as Common as many Believe Stephen Adams 71

9 Feminists Define Rape too Broadly Alex Knepper 75

10 Some Women can find Date Rape Difficult to Recognize Patti Feuereisen 80

11 Acquaintance Rape is still a Big Problem on College Campuses Tina deVaron 90

Appendix

What you Should Know About Date Rape 95

What you Should do About Date Rape 98

Organizations to Contact 101

Bibliography 105

Index 107

Picture Credits 111

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