Summary of Responses. Rape is the most common violent crime on American college campuses today. With this information, police and public safety officers can more effectively prevent the problem. Researchers believe that college rape prevention programs, including the most widely used ones, are insufficient. Most rapes are unreported, perhaps giving campus administrators and police the false impression that current efforts are adequate.
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Jennifer J. Freyd, Professor of Psychology, University of Oregon. It is important to use the tools of science to ensure both solid research methods and credible findings. Freyd, J. Full text Here. In late summer two of my doctoral students, Marina N. This survey, approved by the UO's Institutional Review Board , was designed to assess student experiences of sexual victimization, perpetration, and institutional behaviors, as well as student attitudes and well-being.
2017 sex survey statistics reveal students’ sex habits
In an effort to get some quantitative information about student sexual activity, The Daily anonymously surveyed 11, randomly-selected students about their experiences and perceptions of sex. The survey received 1, responses, with respondents spread evenly across undergraduate grade levels. The respondents were It should be noted the statistics resulting from this survey may be biased, as many individuals may not wish to disclose such information.
At the same time, it is roundly critiqued by those who feel it is an inflated , politically motivated number that creates mass hysteria rather than sound policy. Its origins lie in the work of feminist social scientists who were inspired by the s anti-rape movement to try and accurately measure the prevalence of rape and sexual assault. One of these scientists was Mary Koss.