Theories of Rape GUESTS: RANDY THORNHILL *Co-Author, A Natural History of Rape: Biological Bases of Sexual Coercion (January 2000) *Professor of Biology, University of New Mexico SUSAN BROWNMILLER *Author, Against Our Will: Men, Women and Rape JERRY COYNE *Professor at the University of Chicago, specializing in evolution and genetics Two evolutionary biologists have ignited a firestorm of controversy over their theory that rape has less to do with power and humiliation than with sexual desire and genetic imperatives. Critics say the theory has no basis in research, and worry about rapists offering a defense based on biology. Join Melinda Penkava and guests to examine a controversial new theory of rape.
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Theories of Rape

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Theories of Rape

Theories of Rape

Theories of Rape

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GUESTS: RANDY THORNHILL *Co-Author, A Natural History of Rape: Biological Bases of Sexual Coercion (January 2000) *Professor of Biology, University of New Mexico SUSAN BROWNMILLER *Author, Against Our Will: Men, Women and Rape JERRY COYNE *Professor at the University of Chicago, specializing in evolution and genetics Two evolutionary biologists have ignited a firestorm of controversy over their theory that rape has less to do with power and humiliation than with sexual desire and genetic imperatives. Critics say the theory has no basis in research, and worry about rapists offering a defense based on biology. Join Melinda Penkava and guests to examine a controversial new theory of rape.