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June 3, 2014
 
Tagged: College of Arts and Sciences, Adelphi University, Criminal Justice, Department of Sociology, Gender Studies

After the Isla Vista Rampage: Saving Boys – to Save Women

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Jessie Klein, Ph.D

Jessie Klein, Ph.D., associate professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice at Adelphi University, co-authored an op-ed piece for The Christian Science Monitor  website, published June 3, 2014.

“If we are serious as a culture about preventing future atrocities, we need to change the way we socialize boys and men like Elliot Rodger. And we will need to dismantle a culture that routinely treats women and girls as sexual objects and targets of real and virtual violence.”

 » Read the full op-ed piece on The Christian Science Monitor website

 

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Tagged: College of Arts and Sciences, Adelphi University, Criminal Justice, Department of Sociology, Gender Studies