Blaming the victim? Chinese art college handbook tells women to prevent sexual assault

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Blaming the victim? Chinese art college handbook tells women to prevent sexual assault

A prestigious Chinese fine arts university said a handbook for women students was misread and misunderstood after critics accused it of blaming victims for sexual assaults.In screenshots of the Chinese Academy of Art’s safety handbook for first-year students posted online on Thursday, the college listed a number of “factors within women” as “causes of sexual assault”.The factors include a “focus on looks and material enjoyment”, “a beautiful appearance and frivolous lifestyle”, “cowardliness…

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