Pina, Afroditi and Gannon, T.A. (2010) An overview of the literature on antecedents, perceptions and behavioural consequences of sexual harassment. Journal of Sexual Aggression, iFirst . ISSN 1355-2600.
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The detrimental effects of sexual harassment have been documented in the literature over the past 35 years, and recognized as a serious problem for all working women. In this paper, we review the existing research surrounding the phenomenon of sexual harassment, focusing upon the factors that may facilitate its occurrence.We also provide an overview of the differences in perceptions of what constitutes sexual harassment according to gender, organizational power and context. The negative impact of sexual harassment on its victims is also reviewed. Finally, the relatively new research on victims’ responses to sexual harassment experiences and the link between this work and the stress and coping literature is recognized. Several suggestions are made for future research, policy making and treatment avenues.
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology|
|Divisions:||Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Psychology|
|Depositing User:||Afroditi Pina|
|Date Deposited:||19 Oct 2010 14:34|
|Last Modified:||22 Nov 2011 16:59|
|Resource URI:||http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/25836 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)|
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