Characteristics of Prison Sexual Assault Targets in Male Oklahoma Correctional Facilities

  title={Characteristics of Prison Sexual Assault Targets in Male Oklahoma Correctional Facilities},
  author={C. Hensley and R. Tewksbury and T. Castle},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  pages={595 - 606}
  • C. Hensley, R. Tewksbury, T. Castle
  • Published 2003
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Interpersonal Violence
  • Research on male inmate sexual assault has been quite limited in correctional literature. Even fewer of these studies have focused specifically on the characteristics of sexual assault targets. Therefore, data gathered from August 1998 to May 1999 via face-to-face interviews with 174 inmates in three male Oklahoma correctional facilities were drawn on to examine various demographic and organizational characteristics of prison sexual targets. Respondents were asked a series of questions… CONTINUE READING
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