Is rape motivated by aggression instead of by sex?

Resources used to support "no"

While modern psychological theories support the belief that rape is motivated by aggression; there is some evidence that rape can be sexually motivated as well. Most cultures encourage the male population to express their sexuality freely. The media p lays another role in promoting advertisements geared to stimulating men. With this in mind, it is conceivable that some men will step over the line and commit rape in order to satisfy their sexual desires.



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