We Believe You

In We Believe You, students from every kind of college and university—large and small, public and private, highly selective and less so—share experiences of trauma, healing, and everyday activism, representing a diversity of races, ...

We Believe You

"Me too. It happened to me too." More than one in five women and 5 percent of men are sexually assaulted while at college. Some survivors are coming forward; others are not. In We Believe You, students from every kind of college and university—large and small, public and private, highly selective and less so—share experiences of trauma, healing, and everyday activism, representing a diversity of races, economic and family backgrounds, gender identities, immigration statuses, interests, capacities, and loves. Theirs is a bold, irrefutable sampling of voices and stories that should speak to all.

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We Believe You
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Annie E. Clark, Andrea L. Pino
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-12 - Publisher: Holt Paperbacks

"Me too. It happened to me too." More than one in five women and 5 percent of men are sexually assaulted while at college. Some survivors are coming forward; others are not. In We Believe You, students from every kind of college and university—large and small, public and private, highly
Campus Sexual Assault: A Reference Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 341
Authors: Alison E. Hatch
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-18 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This invaluable reference text thoroughly examines the alarming epidemic of campus sexual assault, including a discussion of laws, high-profile cases, controversies, and proposed solutions. • Provides coverage of a timely topic that helps contextualize the issue by providing historical background and contemporary analysis of key events, laws, people, and controversies
Campus Sexual Violence
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Elizabeth Schmermund
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-15 - Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC

Sexual assault on the campuses of universities and private schools appears to be on the rise. Alcohol and fraternities are easy targets, but the issue is much more complicated. Despite attempts made by administrators to define consent clearly, it can be a legal gray area. Students condemned by a school’s
The Courage to Fight Violence Against Women
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Paula L. Ellman
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-08 - Publisher: Routledge

This book shows how violence against woman can be seen, known and represented on the world stage and in psychoanalytic treatment. It brings psychoanalytic ideas and understanding in an effort to comprehend violence against women.
Speaking Out
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Tanya Serisier
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-19 - Publisher: Springer

This is the first critical study of feminist practices of ‘speaking out’ in response to rape. This book argues that feminist anti-rape politics are characterised by a belief in the transformative potential of women’s personal narratives of sexual violence. The political mobilisation of these narratives has been an incredibly successful