Evolutionary Models of Why Men Rape

  title={Evolutionary Models of Why Men Rape},
  author={Mary Koss},
  journal={Trauma, Violence, \& Abuse},
  pages={182 - 190}
  • M. Koss
  • Published 1 April 2000
  • Engineering
  • Trauma, Violence, & Abuse
RANDY THORNHILL AND CRAIG PALMER’S NEW BOOK A Natural History of Rape: Biological Bases of Sexual Coercion (2000a) sets up a stark contrast between evolutionary theory and feminist theory that performed perfectly in its intended role as a media hook (for a summary of the book, see Thronhill & Palmer, 2000b). The authors have appeared on CNN, Dateline, and other television programs, and on National Public Radio disseminating their position. Victim advocates, National Organization of Women… Expand
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