Roland D. Maiuro PhD,Roland D., PhD Maiuro's Perspectives on Stalking: Victims, Perpetrators, and PDF

By Roland D. Maiuro PhD,Roland D., PhD Maiuro

Each 12 months an expected 3.4 million women and men turn into sufferers of stalking. whereas a guy in a black coat following a lady in a gloomy alley is the media’s stereotypical portrayal of stalking, there's really a variety of habit that may be outlined as such. Stalking—characterized via harassment, repeated calling, sending beside the point letters or presents, fallacious use of social media, war of words, and different undesirable behaviors—is a world challenge that's at the upward push, specially the prevalence and occurrence of cyberstalking. This ebook provides a set of well-liked articles released within the peer-reviewed magazine Violence and Victims, written through specialists on stalking from a number of social technological know-how disciplines. Authors current study with regards to stalking sufferers and perpetrators, cyberstalking, tips to determine stalking, and stalking in quite a few settings with a spotlight on university campuses.

College scholars, a lot of whom are really new to intimate relationships, are particularly at risk of changing into stalked or perpetrating stalking. numerous articles during this assortment tackle stalking in the university inhabitants, together with an empirical research of stalking victimization in women and men and a dialogue of coping recommendations at a Finnish collage. Authors research various perceptions and attitudes towards stalking on campus, and speak about the right way to draw the road among courtship habit and stalking. character attributes of stalkers contain, in response to one examine, much less social competence and a better tendency to exhibit borderline behaviors. stories additionally deal with the connection among stalking and gender, the stalking reports of battered ladies, and the turning out to be prevalence of cyberstalking. This publication will supply a high-quality learn beginning towards realizing and controlling stalking behaviors, that can very likely bring about extra severe abuse.

Key Features:

  • Disseminates the main acclaimed examine articles on stalking from the peer-reviewed magazine Victims and Violence
  • Authored by means of recognized stalking specialists from assorted social technological know-how disciplines
  • Explores stalking in different settings together with university campuses
  • offers examine on perpetrators and sufferers of stalking
  • Examines cyberstalking

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