Street Harassment: Current and Promising Avenues for Researchers and Activists

@article{Logan2015StreetHC,
  title={Street Harassment: Current and Promising Avenues for Researchers and Activists},
  author={Laura S. Logan},
  journal={Sociology Compass},
  year={2015},
  volume={9},
  pages={196-211}
}
  • Laura S. Logan
  • Published 2015
  • Sociology
  • Sociology Compass
  • Research about street harassment indicates that the problem is far reaching in its effects and that most women and girls experience sexual harassment from men they do not know in public spaces. In recent years, an increasing number of activists, bloggers, and online media outlets have published pieces about street harassment, reflecting a growing and international anti-street harassment social movement. In this article, I discuss what scholars and activists tell us about street harassment… CONTINUE READING
    29 Citations
    Harassment in Public Spaces: The Intrusion on Personal Space
    Myths, masterplots and sexual harassment in Egypt
    • 2
    • PDF
    Mapping anti-sexual harassment and changing social norms in Egypt
    • 1

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 48 REFERENCES
    Experiencing the Streets: Harassment and Perceptions of Safety among Women
    • 152
    • Highly Influential
    Sexual Harassment and Masculinity
    • 164
    Genderbashing: Sexuality, Gender, and the Regulation of Public Space
    • 163
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    The Fear of Rape: A Study in Social Control
    • 175
    Passing By: Gender and Public Harassment
    • 241
    Cat-Calls and Culpability: Investigating the Frequency and Functions of Stranger Harassment
    • 38
    • Highly Influential
    Theorizing Black Lesbians within Black Feminism: A Critique of Same-Race Street Harassment
    • 45
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF