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Recovery : How to Survive Sexual Assault for Women, Men, Teenagers, and Their Friends and Family - Helen Benedict

Recovery

How to Survive Sexual Assault for Women, Men, Teenagers, and Their Friends and Family

Paperback Published: 8th November 1994
ISBN: 9780231096751
Number Of Pages: 352
For Ages: 22+ years old

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This guide offers the survivors of rape and their friends and relatives a body of knowledge drawn from social workers and social scientists on the short-and long-term effects of rape. It includes details of AIDS, date rape, rape crisis programmes, rape shelters and other social resources.

Author's Note
Preface
Foreword
Introductionp. 1
A Definition of Rapep. 1
A Definition of Recoveryp. 2
How You Recoverp. 2
For Those Close to the Victimp. 3
The Cycle of Injusticep. 4
Myth 1: Rape Is Sexp. 5
Myth 2: The Rapist Is Motivated by Lustp. 6
Myth 3: The Rapist Is a Weird Lonerp. 9
Myth 4: Women Provoke Rapep. 10
Myth 5: Only Bad Women Are Rapedp. 11
Recovery for Women
The Survivors' Storiesp. 15
Reactions to Rapep. 21
When It Happens: The First Twenty-four Hoursp. 21
A Day to a Month Laterp. 25
Long-term Reactionsp. 34
How to Help Yourselfp. 41
When It Happens: The First Twenty-four Hoursp. 42
A Day to a Month Laterp. 58
Long-term Recoveryp. 72
Victims' Servicesp. 79
How Others Can Helpp. 81
When It Happens: The First Twenty-four Hoursp. 81
A Day to a Month Laterp. 88
How Men Can Helpp. 95
Long-Term Helpp. 109
Prosecutingp. 113
Why Bother?p. 113
The Proceduresp. 115
How Others Can Helpp. 127
Recovery for Special Groups
Introductionp. 131
Rape by Husbandsp. 133
Wife Rape: A Definitionp. 133
Why Men Do Itp. 137
Why Women Marry Themp. 139
How to Stop Rape by Husbandsp. 142
How to Recognize the Dangerp. 149
Helping Yourself Recoverp. 151
How Others Can Helpp. 152
Men Get Raped, Toop. 154
Your Reactionsp. 158
Rape by Womenp. 162
When You and Your Partner Are Both Assaultedp. 164
How to Help Yourselfp. 165
How Others Can Helpp. 168
The Older Victimp. 171
Your Reactionsp. 172
How to Help Yourselfp. 176
The Disabledp. 184
How Others Can Helpp. 185
Teenagersp. 188
Who Rapes Teenagers?p. 188
Your Reactionsp. 189
How to Help Yourselfp. 200
Incestp. 204
How Others Can Helpp. 206
Lesbians and Gay Menp. 217
Womenp. 217
Menp. 224
Reporting and Prosecutingp. 231
Resources
Resources for Part Onep. 237
Resources for Part Twop. 331
Notesp. 345
Indexp. 357
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780231096751
ISBN-10: 0231096755
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 8th November 1994
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.5 x 13.49  x 2.46
Weight (kg): 0.43
Edition Type: Revised

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