Yes means yes and no means no, but both these mantras need to go: communication myths in consent education and anti-rape activism*

  title={Yes means yes and no means no, but both these mantras need to go: communication myths in consent education and anti-rape activism*},
  author={Kate Lockwood Harris},
  journal={Journal of Applied Communication Research},
  pages={155 - 178}
  • K. Harris
  • Published 12 February 2018
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Applied Communication Research
ABSTRACT For decades, feminists have intervened in a sexually violent culture. Many public health professionals, educators, and activists who design these interventions have called for complex conceptualizations of communication, yet communication studies scholars have not written extensively on consent. Moreover, researchers outside the field rarely rely on insights from the discipline. Accordingly, I offer a critical review of consent activism and research, and I highlight disciplinary… 

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