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An Analysis of Resources That Address Sexual Violence in Arizona


Abstract Sexual violence, as defined by the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network (RAINN), is used as an all-encompassing term to include crimes of sexual assault, rape, and sexual abuse (RAINN, 2016). There are numerous negative impacts of sexual violence on a victim. Victims of sexual violence experience negative health impacts, such as physical injuries from the result of sexual violence and unwanted reproductive consequences, such as the risk of sexually transmitted infections or unwanted pregnancy (Shahali et. al, 2016). They also suffer from long-term psychological impacts, such as long-term emotional trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) (Reddington & Kriesel, 2005). The long-term consequences of sexual violence on a victim can ... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Kim, Grace (Author) / Maienschein, Jane (Advisor) / Ellison, Karin (Committee member) / Roe-Sepowitz, Dominique (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Social work / Public health / Biology / advocacy / Arizona / map / rape / sexual violence
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 78 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Biology 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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