Graduate Students' Perceptions of Contrapower Sexual Harassment

  title={Graduate Students' Perceptions of Contrapower Sexual Harassment},
  author={Charmaine Mohipp and Charlene Y. Senn},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  pages={1258 - 1276}
  • C. MohippC. Senn
  • Published 28 February 2008
  • Psychology, Education
  • Journal of Interpersonal Violence
This study compared the perceptions of 172 graduate students to traditional versus contrapower sexual harassment. Graduate students are a unique sample due to their dual role as a student and a teacher. After controlling for attitudes toward feminism and sexual harassment, participants viewed contrapower sexual harassment as less indicative of sexual harassment than traditional sexual harassment. Those with teaching experience perceived the scenarios provided as more indicative of sexual… 

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