Getting Played

Getting Played

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qSexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, and even gang rape are not uncommon experiences for many African American girls living in poor urban neighborhoods. In Getting Played, Jody Miller presents a compelling picture of how inextricably linked such violence is to their daily lives. Drawing from richly textured interviews with adolescent girls and boys, Miller brings a keen eye to how urban neglect and gender inequality coalesce to structure girls' risks for gendered violence. Her analysis shows how young women struggle to navigate this dangerous terrain despite vastly inadequate social and institutional support.q--Back cover.assaulted, molested, or raped; and whether they had seen someone else get sexually assaulted, molested, or raped. Again, we asked follow-up questions to collect more information if they answered affirmatively to any question. 63. ... Did he ever make you have sex with him when you didna#39;t want to? Did he ever useanbsp;...

Title:Getting Played
Author: Jody Miller
Publisher:NYU Press - 2008-03-01

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