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Strauss, Susan

Summary: Despite headlines that label all harassment among youth as bullying, there is in fact a difference between sexual harassment and bullying. This book discusses the similarities and important differences between the two, offering firsthand accounts from victims and others involved in combating the activities that victimize students. It provides parents, youth advocates, scout leaders, and other...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.34 STR

Summary: Josey Aimes needs a job and goes to work at a Minnesota iron mine after splitting with her violent husband. But the job proves to be almost as harrowing as her marriage. The male miners are resentful of women taking their jobs, so the men verbally abuse and play humiliating pranks on the female miners. After being physically assaulted by a coworker, Josey tries to fight against the harassment,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2006

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA NOR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie North 2005

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD NOR RATED R

Hirshman, Linda R

Summary: "The first history--incisive, witty, fascinating--of the fight against sexual harassment, from the author of the New York Times bestseller Sisters in Law"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 HIR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 HIR

Coccia, Paul

Summary: "In this high-interest novel for teen readers, Theo enters a cooking contest and catches the eye of a celebrity restaurant owner."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC COC

Connelly, Michael

Summary: "Renée Ballard works the night shift in Hollywood, beginning many investigations but finishing none as each morning she turns her cases over to day shift detectives. A once up-and-coming detective, she's been given this beat as punishment after filing a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor. But one night she catches two cases she doesn't want to part with: the brutal beating of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Fife Lake

2 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M CON

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY CON

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Orna is the mother of three children whose husband is struggling to open a restaurant. To help support her family, Orna lands a job with a former army superior who is now a successful real estate developer. While Orna tries to balance work and her home life, she experiences escalating sexual harassment from her boss. A pattern of predatory behavior ultimately brings her career and marital...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Tate, Polo

Summary: "A YA memoir of sexual abuse in the Air Force academy, and the author's survival and healing."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends, an imprint of Macmillan Publishing Group, LLC 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 TAT

Washington, Kerry

Summary: When Clarence Thomas' Supreme Court confirmation hearings are being held, a woman comes out alleging that she was sexually harassed by Thomas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE CON

Summary: From Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning director Kirby Dick, and Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning producer Amy Ziering comes a startling expose of sexual assault on US campuses, their institutional cover-ups, and the devastating toll they take on students and their families. Weaving together cinema verite footage and first person testimonies, the film follows the lives...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HUN

Goldsmith, Connie

Summary: "In 2015 the Pentagon changed a historical ruling, allowing American women to serve in front-line ground combat troops. Women have served in the military throughout history. Yet no matter their title, they face discrimination and even sexual assault. Meet the women who serve their country and stand up for fairness."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 920 GOL

Summary: Lisa is the last person some would expect to find in a highway-side 'sports bar with curves,' but as general manager at Double Whammies, she has come to love the place and its customers. An incurable den mother, she nurtures and protects her girls fiercely, but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction. Double Whammies sells a big, weird American fantasy,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY SUP

Summary: Without consent, sexual intercourse is nothing less than rape. This program offers insights into sexual victimization through interviews with a young woman who was raped in her own home by an armed assailant and a young man who was expelled from college on a charge of acquaintance rape. Also, a rehabilitation service for sexual offenders is profiled, with an emphasis on the treatment of deviant...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: The gay, bisexual, and transgender community still struggles to find its place among the rich traditions of Latino culture. This extended documentary examines the lives of seven Latino GBT men and women, offering profound insights into their relationships with family and loved ones while exploring their sexuality in the contexts of culture, religion, and work. This version offers more in-depth...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies a savagery and violence that could destroy the couple.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER STR

Summary: "In this valuable and revealing anthology, cultural critic and bestselling author Roxane Gay collects original and previously published pieces that address what it means to live in a world where women have to measure the harassment, violence, and aggression they face, and where they are "routinely second-guessed, blown off, discredited, denigrated, besmirched, belittled, patronized, mocked,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 NOT

Summary: To the average student, the definitions of date rape and sexual assault are notoriously unclear. Use this program to eliminate the confusion so young adults understand exactly what these things are-and the attitudes and biases that typically accompany them-before anyone gets hurt. The video firmly reinforces the concepts that rape has its roots in hate crime; date rape is just as wrong as rape...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: Warren Farrell protested alongside Gloria Steinem in support of women's rights and was even elected to the board of NOW-three times. But Farrell is also the author of Why Men Earn More: The Startling Truth Behind the Pay Gap-and What Women Can Do About It. In this brief ABC News segment, John Stossel considers the opposing views of Farrell and Martha Burk, chair of the NCWO and author of Cult...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: This program examines the use of the drug Rohypnol to sedate women in order to take sexual advantage of them on dates. It follows two such cases through interviews with victims and their attorneys. The drug, both odorless and flavorless, can be mixed with alcohol and renders the victim easy prey for her attacker. Available in 64 countries, the drug also leaves its victim with complete or...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: When a group of middle school students happens to see a local news story on sexual harassment, they decide to build a school project around this interesting but often misunderstood topic. Using a video camera, they roam the halls of their school and discover, to their amazement, that sexual harassment is alive and well, even in the middle school. Through tasteful dramatizations, some very real...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Baker, Chandler

9 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "Sloane, Ardie, Grace, and Rosalita have worked at Truviv, Inc. for years. The sudden death of Truviv's CEO means their boss, Ames, will likely take over the entire company. Each of the women has a different relationship with Ames, who has always been surrounded by whispers about how he treats women. Those whispers have been ignored, swept under the rug, hidden away by those in charge. But the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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Crichton, Michael

Summary: Tom Sanders is an up-and-coming executive with DigiCom in Seattle whose corporate future is certain. Until he is accused of sexually harassing his new boss--a woman who was his lover ten years before.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1994

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Grippando, James

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Julia Rodriguez and her teenage daughter Beatriz escaped bloodthirsty gangs, random violence and, Julia's abusive husband back in El Salvador. Arriving in Miami, mother and daughter struggled to carve their own piece of the American dream. While life in the States is hard, it is safer, until Julia's rejects her boss's unwanted sexual advances. Suddenly--thanks to an "anonymous" tip to U. S....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Lasdun, James

Summary: "When an old flame accuses him of sexual assault in her memoir, expat English journalist Marco Rosedale is brought rapidly and inexorably to the brink of ruin. His reputation and livelihood at stake, Marco confides in a close friend, who finds himself caught between the obligations of friendship and an increasingly urgent desire to uncover the truth. This unnamed friend is drawn, magnetized,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Parker, Robert B.

Summary: With some trepidation, PI Spenser of Boston agrees to represent a businessman in a sexual harassment suit, trepidation because the accused is a former husband of Susan, Spenser's lover. Sure enough, complications mount, legal and romantic. By the author of Small Vices.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAR