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From "real rape" to real justice: A systematic review of police officers' rape myth beliefs

Parratt, Kayleigh, Pina, Afroditi (2017) From "real rape" to real justice: A systematic review of police officers' rape myth beliefs. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 34 . pp. 68-83. ISSN 1359-1789. (doi:10.1016/j.avb.2017.03.005) (KAR id:61278)

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Abstract

This systematic review examined 18 documents that contained information about rape

police officers’ beliefs of rape. Past research on sexual offence processing decisions has

decision making process (Alderden & Ullman, 2012); meaning that the factors that directly

experiences when reporting to the police remain unclear. The current review systematically

available research regarding, decision-making, victim credibility, police training and

makers in terms of best practice, continual police training and development and improving

rape victims’ reporting experiences.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1016/j.avb.2017.03.005
Uncontrolled keywords: systematic review, rape myths, police, rape victims, sexual assault
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Psychology > Centre of Research & Education in Forensic Psychology
Depositing User: Afroditi Pina
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2017 11:49 UTC
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2020 04:16 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/61278 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Pina, Afroditi: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8850-5625
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