Book Review. "Sexual Citizens. A landmark study of sex, power, and assault on campus". Jennifer S. Hirsh and Shamus Khan. (Reseña. Ciudadanos sexuales. Un estudio crucial sobre el sexo, el poder, y el abuso en los campus universitarios).

Barataria Revista Castellano-Manchega de Ciencias Sociales 1 (28):136-140 (2020)
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Sexual Citizens is the product of one of the most comprehensive investigations of sexual abuse on college campuses to date. Taking as its point of reference Columbia University in New York, this study sheds abundant light on not only the dynamics of the process that leads to sexual abuse, but also launches three fundamental concepts for approaching abuse prevention on college campuses. Combining attention to students' sexual life projects with the promotion of sexual citizenship and the transformation of sexual geographies suggests a route to a world where sexual abuse is less common. However, as the authors say, this book does not offer a solution as such to the problem of sexual abuse, but rather presents a new way of thinking about this problem, one that promotes an increase in the variety of intervention studies. The purpose of the book has been to look at how institutions and social structures rather than individual psyches contribute to sexual abuse (p. 153).

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