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NCJ Number: 120743 Find in a Library
Title: So What's It to Me: Sexual Assault Information for Guys, Activity Guide
Author(s): G M Stringer; E Rants-Rodriguez
Corporate Author: King Cty Rape Relief
United States of America
Date Published: 1987
Page Count: 77
Sponsoring Agency: King Cty Rape Relief
Renton, WA 98055
Type: Curriculum; Youth-Oriented Material
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This manual provides instructions and activities for use in group discussions designed to educate adolescent males to avoid committing or becoming the victim of sexual assault, including date rape.
Abstract: The guidelines emphasize methods of setting and communicating sexual limits, respecting limits, understanding sex role expectations and the socialization of males and females, and recognizing that aggressive or forceful sexual behavior is inappropriate. Individual sections contain background information, large activities, comments for small group leaders, extension activities, activity sheets, and transparency masters for sessions corresponding to specific sections of the participant's manual. The actual pages of the participant's manual accompany each section. Appended film suggestion, list of information resources, suggested booklist for adolescents, scenarios to supplement those in the main part of the manual, and suggested role-playing situations for practicing assertiveness. For the participant's manual, see NCJ 120744.
Main Term(s): Adolescent attitudes; Sexual behavior
Index Term(s): Rape prevention programs; Sexual assault
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