Discuss and evaluate the claim by some scholars that rape victims are somehow precipitous in their victimization.
In order to answer this question you will need to discuss the concept of victim precipitation and the work of early scholars in the field. Review research studies that may or may not find evidence of victim precipitation in forcible rape cases and use these and the works of more contemporary scholars to justify the conclusions you draw.
– You will need to discuss the concept of victim precipitation (explore theoretical perspectives)
– You will need to focus on rape as your topic and of the material you review
– Canvass the work of early scholars in the field
– Provide empirical evidence that proves or disproves the claim that rape victims precipitate their victimisation
– Come to a conclusion