publication . Doctoral thesis . 2012

Students' perceptions of sexual harassment at a Gauteng university campus

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  • Published: 19 Jul 2012
  • Country: South Africa
Abstract
M.A. South African society is experiencing high levels of violence against women. Various research studies have been conducted in South Africa and at international universities: they all indicate the presence of violence on campus. The researcher used a quantitative approach to gather information on students‟ perceptions of sexual violence and focused on gender differences and similarities. Both undergraduate and postgraduate students living in residence were invited to participate in the study. Significant findings of the study are that sexual harassment was rampant on this campus. In addition, there are gender differences in the perception of sexual harassment...
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Medical Subject Headings: education
free text keywords: Sexual harassment of women, Sexual harassment in universities and colleges, Stalking, Wireless communication systems - Social aspects
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