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Is sexual victimization gender specific? - The prevalence of forced sexual activity among men and women in Denmark, and self-reported well-being among survivors

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Is sexual victimization gender specific? - The prevalence of forced sexual activity among men and women in Denmark, and self-reported well-being among survivors. / Sundaram, Vanita; Laursen, Bjarne; Helweg-Larsen, Karin.

In: Journal of interpersonal violence, Vol. 23, No. 10, 10.2008, p. 1414-1440.

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Sundaram, V, Laursen, B & Helweg-Larsen, K 2008, 'Is sexual victimization gender specific? - The prevalence of forced sexual activity among men and women in Denmark, and self-reported well-being among survivors', Journal of interpersonal violence, vol. 23, no. 10, pp. 1414-1440. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260508314305

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Sundaram, V., Laursen, B., & Helweg-Larsen, K. (2008). Is sexual victimization gender specific? - The prevalence of forced sexual activity among men and women in Denmark, and self-reported well-being among survivors. Journal of interpersonal violence, 23(10), 1414-1440. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260508314305

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Sundaram V, Laursen B, Helweg-Larsen K. Is sexual victimization gender specific? - The prevalence of forced sexual activity among men and women in Denmark, and self-reported well-being among survivors. Journal of interpersonal violence. 2008 Oct;23(10):1414-1440. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260508314305

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Sundaram, Vanita ; Laursen, Bjarne ; Helweg-Larsen, Karin. / Is sexual victimization gender specific? - The prevalence of forced sexual activity among men and women in Denmark, and self-reported well-being among survivors. In: Journal of interpersonal violence. 2008 ; Vol. 23, No. 10. pp. 1414-1440.

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