Introduction: The Necessity of Appropriate Service-Response to Intimate Partner Sexual Violence
in Louise McOrmond-Plummer, Patricia Easteal and Jennifer Y. Levy-Peck (eds), Intimate Partner Sexual Violence: A Multidisciplinary Guide to Improving Services and Support for Survivors of Rape and Abuse (2013, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London)
Posted: 4 Nov 2013
Date Written: 2013
This chapter defines IPSV – intimate partner sexual violence, seeing how consent may be negated and the different forms of IPSV. We also examine the following: prevalence, risk factors and impacts,. The chapter looks at the lack of understanding about IPSV in the community, the need for the book and the content of the remaining chapters.
Keywords: IPSV, Partner Rape, Book Overview
JEL Classification: K42, I10
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