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Police sexual violence and rape myths: Civil liability under Section 1983


  • Eschholz, Sarah
  • Vaughn, Michael S.


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  • Eschholz, Sarah & Vaughn, Michael S., 2001. "Police sexual violence and rape myths: Civil liability under Section 1983," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 29(5), pages 389-405.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jcjust:v:29:y:2001:i:5:p:389-405

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    1. Vaughn, Michael S., 1996. "Prison civil liability for inmate-against-inmate assault and breakdown/disorganization theory," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 24(2), pages 139-152.
    2. ., 1998. "Circular Flow," Chapters,in: The Elgar Companion to Classical Economics, chapter 20 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    3. Vaughn, Michael S. & Coomes, Lisa F., 1995. "Police civil liability under section 1983: When do police officers act under color of law?," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 23(5), pages 395-415.
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    1. Nolasco, Claire Angelique R.I. & Vaughn, Michael S., 2011. "Judicial scrutiny of gender-based employment practices in the criminal justice system," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 39(2), pages 106-119.
    2. Dias, Clarissa Freitas & Vaughn, Michael S., 2006. "Bureaucracy, managerial disorganization, and administrative breakdown in criminal justice agencies," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 34(5), pages 543-555.

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