Clinical Aspects of Sexual Harassment and Gender by Sharyn Ann Lenhart

By Sharyn Ann Lenhart

This e-book addresses the mental influence of sexual harassment and gender discrimination from either a medical and theoretical viewpoint, while earlier literature at the subject has emphasised criminal and employment results. to begin, Lenhart offers a complete precis and integration of current literature and discusses proper features of the office and felony environments. the second one section of the e-book offers with the psychodynamics of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, putting those violations in right mental point of view, alongside an analogous traces as rape, battering and other kinds of gender-based abuse. The extensive spectrum of mental effects of discrimination could be mentioned and a good and integrative version for intervention and remedy might be awarded.

Show description

Read or Download Clinical Aspects of Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination: Psychological Consequences and Treatment Interventions PDF

Best mental illness books

Euthanasia (Euthanasia - The Pact, Book 1)

Erika is a sixteen yr outdated woman with a close-knit crew of six buddies. She wishes them to die. despite the fact that, basically in a distinct, calculated, excellent means; she will get them to signal her necessary suicide Pact, and so they die because the excellent seven on October seventh, 2007.
But those she loves - Lewis, co-writer of this diary and the final one to signal the Pact, has the weight of a judgment of right and wrong. Does he dare make Erika's plans cross awry for the sake of subjective morality? And if he does, will Erika enable any traitor pass unpunished?

The Official Parent's Sourcebook on Williams Syndrome: A Revised and Updated Directory for the Internet Age

This sourcebook has been created for folks who've determined to make schooling and Internet-based learn an essential component of the therapy strategy. even though it supplies info helpful to medical professionals, caregivers and different health and wellbeing pros, it additionally tells mom and dad the place and the way to seem for info masking almost all themes with regards to williams syndrome, from the necessities to the main complicated parts of study.

Unbalanced Mind

Do faulty genes supply upward push to faulty suggestion? The revolution in molecular genetics has certainly given upward push to the expanding optimism that developments in biotechnology will quickly discover the motives of all disturbances of brain and behaviour. during this e-book, prime psychiatrist Julian Leff counters this reductionist declare and emphasizes what's identified in regards to the mental, social, and cultural elements underlying psychological disorder.

Psychiatry and Philosophy of Science (Philosophy and Science)

Psychiatry and Philosophy of technology explores conceptual concerns in psychiatry from the viewpoint of analytic philosophy of technology. via an exam of these good points of psychiatry that distinguish it from different sciences - for instance, its contested material, its specific modes of rationalization, its a number of various theoretical frameworks, and its study hyperlinks with enormous enterprise - Rachel Cooper explores many of the many conceptual, metaphysical and epistemological concerns that come up in psychiatry.

Extra info for Clinical Aspects of Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination: Psychological Consequences and Treatment Interventions

Example text

5. 6. expect less initiate less overevaluate higher-status males denigrate members of their own group accept the dominant group’s distorted definitions of them attempt to identify with the dominant group members at their own expense or at the expense of their female colleagues Numerous researchers (Blumberg, 1979; Hartmen, 1981) have correlated women’s subordinate sex status with their lesser degrees of control over the resources valued by society, such as money, land, political influence, legal power, and intellectual and occupational resources, as compared to youth, beauty, and child-rearing potential.

The group was split as to how to handle the situation. All of the women and one of the men found the male presenter’s jokes and slide show offensive. This group also felt strongly that it had been appropriate to open the conference with the nurse’s presentation, even though some members of the audience had objected. p65 32 1/15/04, 9:44 AM THE WORK AND EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENTS 33 nated at future conferences. Although the objecting members reluctantly acquiesced to continuing the program, the group was not able to agree on either additional curriculum materials or future conference plans.

Jenny heard Sue’s voice, along with a male voice. Before she could sit upright and turn on the light, her coworker Tom came into her bed. He slid on top of her and proceeded to push up her nightgown, massaging her body. Completely shocked and startled, she froze but then attempted to push him off. She screamed to her roommate when she realized that she was being raped. Her roommate was in a drunken state in the other bed and did not respond. Tom slid off and exited the room, leaving Jenny humiliated and in shock.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.41 of 5 – based on 28 votes