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dc.contributor.author Van Hoogmoed, Samuel J. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2018-06-06T17:57:55Z
dc.date.available 2018-06-06T17:57:55Z
dc.date.copyright 2018 en_US
dc.date.issued 2018-06-06
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10211.3/203520
dc.description.abstract Sexual assault on collage campuses is a topic of great discussion. The current study explores students’ perceived fears of becoming victims of sexual assault on Fresno State campus grounds and their perceptions concerning current sexual assault prevention policies and methods. Participants were asked to complete a survey to assess the effect that their gender and race had on their fear of being sexually assaulted and their beliefs about Fresno State’s ability to protect them from sexual assault. Results relieved that gender and race did not have a significant effect on a person’s level of fear. Results also concluded that a person’s gender did not have a significant effect on a person’s perceptions of current campus efforts, however race did in some cases. As for questions about possible improvements that could be made to the campus’s security, race and gender had no substantial effect on the responses. en_US
dc.format.extent 26 pages en_US
dc.language en_US en_US
dc.rights.uri This work is accessible in open access for viewing purposes. NO copy, translation, use or distribution of the Work is allowed without the copyright holder’s permission. en_US
dc.subject.other sexual assault en_US
dc.subject.other college students en_US
dc.title Public Fear and Perceptions of Sexual Assault and Battery on a College Campus en_US
dc.title.alternative Fear and Perceptions of Sexual Assault en_US
dc.type Text en_US
dc.type.genre Essays en_US
dc.issuer California State University, Fresno en_US


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