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Shadow of Sexual Assault Hypothesis

The shadow of sexual assault hypothesis is a supposition used to explain women's fear of crime. Women's fear of crime is disproportionate compared with their actual rates of victimization. The shadow of sexual assault hypothesis asserts that the higher levels of ...

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