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Sexual Harassment in Cyberworld

  • Mohamed Chawki
  • Ashraf Darwish
  • Mohammad Ayoub Khan
  • Sapna Tyagi
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Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 593)

Abstract

Sexual harassment is a well-known social problem that affects people at work, school, military installations, and social gatherings (Barak 2005). A worldwide phenomenon (Barak 1997), it has been thoroughly investigated in recent decades in terms of prevalence, correlates, individual and organizational outcomes, and prevention; the range of studies provides an interdisciplinary perspective covering psychological, sociological, medical, legal, and educational aspects of the phenomenon. Although men face harassment, women are the most likely victims.

Keywords

Sexual Harassment Internet User Sexual Coercion Internet Service Provider Chat Room 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohamed Chawki
    • 1
  • Ashraf Darwish
    • 2
  • Mohammad Ayoub Khan
    • 3
    • 4
  • Sapna Tyagi
    • 5
  1. 1.International Association of Cybercrime Prevention (AILCC)ParisFrance
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science, Faculty of ScienceHelwan UniversityCairoEgypt
  3. 3.Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering and TechnologySharda UniversityGreater NoidaIndia
  4. 4.College of Computer Science and Engineering, Yanbu BranchTaibah UniversityMedinaKingdom of Saudi Arabia
  5. 5.Institute of Management StudiesGhaziabadIndia

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