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Estimating the incidence of rape and sexual assault /
Panel on Measuring Rape and Sexual Assault in Bureau of Justice Statistics Household Surveys ; Candace Kruttschnitt, William D. Kalsbeek, and Carol C. House, editors ; Committee on National Statistics ; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education ; National Research Council of the National Academies.
imprint
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2014.
description
xiii, 261 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm
ISBN
0309297370, 9780309297370
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imprint
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2014.
isbn
0309297370
9780309297370
contents note
Legal definitions and context -- Data from law enforcement agencies -- National Crime Victimization Survey -- Selected other surveys on rape and sexual assault -- Comparison of rape and sexual assault across data sources -- Potential sources of error in the NCVS : sampling, frame, and processing -- Potential sources of error : nonresponse, specification, and measurement -- Synopsis of potential error in the National Crime Victimization Survey -- New directions for measuring rape and sexual assault.
catalogue key
10349698
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-192).

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