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The landmark book that brought to light the truth about rape--that it occurs most often between people who know each other. Examines the social causes and legal approaches to acquaintance rape, with guidance for changes that have resulted in this book's frequent adoption for coursework, public health training and more.

"Based on first-person accounts, scholarly studies and data from a nationwide survey...freelance journalist Warshaw draws a devastating portrait..." ~Publishers Weekly

A Literary Guild Alternate; named to several "Best Books" lists