Several studies assessing general attitudes toward rape victims and endorsement of rape myths have found less favorable reactions and greater endorsement of rape myths among African-American samples Williams and Holmes, ; Giacopassi and Dull, ; Dull and Giacopassi,Asian-American samples Mori et al.
The Uplift — Stories That Inspire. What is beautiful is good. But he says all that changed his sophomore year at Hammonton High in Hammonton, N. Introduction For anybody whose once normal everyday life was suddenly shattered by an act of sexual violence— the trauma, the terror, can shatter you long after one horrible attack.
Endorsement of these attitudes predicts greater victim blaming Viki and Abrams, ; Abrams et al.
A meta-analysis conducted by Whatley on victim blaming failed to find significant moderation of blame by participant gender. Richard Gartner, who adds such cases are often the subject of jokes. George and Martinez Whose Fault is it Anyway? Evidence from a modified stroop task.
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Sarah Jane Lindsay, 42, was ordered to serve 40 months of a ten-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to charges stemming from sex parties she allegedly held for teens inWSPA reported. Authorities arrested her for having sex several times with a year-old student she taught while he was in custody at a Brevard County juvenile detention center.
Earlier this year, former Tenino math teacher Dawn Welter, 38, was charged with second-degree sexual misconduct after spending the night at a motel with a year-old female student. She has extensively reported from war zones including Iraq, Syria, Yemen, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Burma, and Latin America investigates global conflicts, war crimes and terrorism around the world.
Also this month, year-old Connecticut teacher, Laura Ramos, was removed from her job at Central High School over allegations of sexually assaulting a special education student. Get all the stories you need-to-know female sex offenders double standard in Bristol the most powerful name in news delivered first thing every morning to your inbox.
Matt Stutzman, the armless archer One of the top-ranked archers in the country is year-old Matt Stutzman of Fairfield, Iowa, who has medaled in a sport that many would have thought beyond his reach: he was born without arms. For example, all-male housing units such as fraternities have a higher risk of sexual assaults than co-ed housing Hinch and Thomas, It is important to note that, while informative, these data do not distinguish between types of sexual assault, and sample sizes varied considerably across studies.
In the following sections we identify institutional-level factors that may contribute to both sexual assault and victim blaming and then discuss how these factors may interact with individual and situation level factors. White participants also blamed White victims assaulted by Black men less than Black victims assaulted by Black men, while Black participants attributed the most blame to a Black woman assaulted by a White man.