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Sexual violence is a problem on college campuses across that United States. In the past few years, federal and state legislation has been drafted in order to address campus

Sexual violence is a problem on college campuses across that United States. In the past few years, federal and state legislation has been drafted in order to address campus sexual violence. A main feature of this legislation addresses an important communicative construct related to students’ sexual behavior: sexual consent. Colleges and universities are adopting an affirmative-standard of consent, which emphasizes that consent for sexual activity be communicated verbally or via unambiguous actions, mutual, voluntary, enthusiastic, and ongoing throughout the sexual encounter.

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    • 2016
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    • Partial requirement for: Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2016
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    • Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-135)
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    • Field of study: Communication

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    by Lori A. Bednarchik

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