Sexual assault.

Horvath, Miranda A. H. ORCID logoORCID: (2010) Sexual assault. In: The Cambridge Handbook of Forensic Psychology. Brown, Jennifer M. and Campbell, Elizabeth A., eds. Cambridge handbooks in psychology . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 543-551. ISBN 9780521701815. [Book Section]


Sexual assault is a complex crime which forensic psychological research has only just begun to understand and explain. This chapter gives a brief overview of some of the key areas for consideration by practitioners and researchers. The complexity of sexual assault and its potential similarity to consensual sexual encounters means that work in this area must be undertaken with sensitivity and professionalism.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Psychology
A. > School of Science and Technology > Psychology > Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research group
A. > School of Science and Technology > Psychology > Forensic Psychology Research Group
Item ID: 6997
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Depositing User: Miranda Horvath
Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2013 12:13
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:22

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