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Rape Abstracts

Rape Addresses, essays, lectures

Rape Bibliography

Rape Bosnia and Hercegovina

Rape Case studies

Rape Drama

Rape Handbooks

Rape in art Exhibitions

Rape in literature

Rape in marriage United States

Rape in mass media

Rape in the Bible

Rape Indexes

Rape Investigation

Rape Investigation United States

Rape Investigation United States Case studies

Rape Law and legislation United States Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Rape Philosophy


Acquaintance rape

Trials (Rape)

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Davis = Walter Royal Davis Library at UNC Chapel Hill, NC
UL = Under Graduate Library at UNC Chapel Hill, NC

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The resources in this pathfinder can be found at The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill in Davis Library and the Under Graduate Library. The Dictionaries and Encyclopedias can be found in reference on the first floor.

HM 291 (first floor)

HM 425 (first floor)

Z 1035 (first floor)


Other books on rape can be found in Davis on the fifth floor. The call numbers are HQ and HV primarily (5th floor).

HQ 471 (fifth floor)

HQ 21 (fifth floor)

HV 6250 (fifth floor)

At the Under Graduate library books on rape can be found on the third (top) floor in the front of the building.

HQ 471 (third floor)

HQ 21 (third floor)

HV 6250 (third floor)

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Related links: Victim blame


Macdonalds, J. (2004). World Book Encyclopedia. United States of America: World Book Inc.

rape. (2006). Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved May 2, 2006, from Encyclopædia Britannica Premium Service.

Smith, M. D. (2004). Encyclopedia of Rape. USA: Greenwood Press.

Sedney, M., "rape (crime)." Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. Scholastic Library Publishing, 2006 <> (February 1, 2006).



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