rape culture

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Definition

Complex of beliefs that encourages male sexual aggression and supports violence against women. 

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Source(s)

Buchwald, E., Fletcher, P. R., and Roth, M. (2005). Transforming a Rape Culture, rev. ed., Minneapolis, Minn., Milkweed Editions.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1341