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Cultural Resources

Voluntary Agencies’ Responses to, and Attitudes toward Male Rape: Issues and Concerns

Interpersonal Violence Prevention Considerations for Sexual Minority College Students: Lower Campus Connection, Worse Perceptions of Institutional Support, and more Accurate Understandings of Sexual Consent

Mennicke, Geiger, & Brewster, 2019, July 25

Sexual Violence in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Desk Review

Contreras, Guedes, & Dartnall, 2010

Breaking the Silence: African Nova Scotian Perspectives

LearnRidge, 2021

“Let’s Not Talk about It:” Multiple Perspectives on Service Barriers and Recommendations for Black Sexual Assault Survivors: A Mixed-Methods Study

Sualp, Gorgetta, Anderson, Revell, & Godbee, 2021

What does it take to be an Arab feminist in 2019?

Singh, 2019, July 5

Silent pandemic’: How women in the Middle East and North Africa are threatened online

Allouche, 2020

Commentary: Sexual health and human rights in the Middle East and North Africa: Progress or backlash

Ilkkaracan, 2015

Removing Roadblocks: Examining barriers to justice & healing to buld more victim-centric services for Muslim survivors of Sexual Assault

HEART, & the Muslim American Women's Policy Forum, 2017

Anti-Asian Racism and Gender-Based Violence: Historical and Contemporary Realities Webinar

Go, Go, & Lee-An, 2021, June 8
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