International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064


Downloads: 124

Case Studies | Psychology Science | Pakistan | Volume 3 Issue 6, June 2014


Rape: Crime Hidden under Social Stigma

Zohra Asif Jetha, Neelam Saleem Punjani


Abstract: Nurses and heath care professionals frequently experience ethical and moral dilemmas on their work place; however; the challenge for them to take efficient decisions to resolve the dilemma. In order to resolve culturally sensitive issues; and dilemmas; nurses need to have sufficient knowledge; and experience in their assign field. Patercia Crisham has suggested a systemic way to resolve the ethical dilemmas through MORAL model; these five steps model provides assistance to the nurses to analyze; explore and resolve the ethical dilemmas in a better way. MORAL Model begins with massaging the scenario; followed by outline the opinions; review the criteria; affirm position and; ACT and lastly look back the complete process. This paper presents culturally sensitive ethical dilemma in clinical nursing; and its resolution through MORAL model. This culturally sensitive dilemma not only provides awareness to nurses but stakeholders to bring change in society.


Keywords: Rape, ethical dilemmas, advocacy, confidentiality, Health Care professionals


Edition: Volume 3 Issue 6, June 2014,


Pages: 66 - 68


How to Cite this Article?

Zohra Asif Jetha, Neelam Saleem Punjani, "Rape: Crime Hidden under Social Stigma", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=22051403, Volume 3 Issue 6, June 2014, 66 - 68

How to Share this Article?

Enter Your Email Address


Similar Articles with Keyword 'Rape'

Downloads: 102

Research Paper, Psychology Science, Congo, Volume 7 Issue 6, June 2018

Pages: 1900 - 1906

Women Victimization to Sexual Violence in Lubumbashi, Myth or Reality?

Kawit Yav Lucid

Share this Article

Downloads: 110

Review Papers, Psychology Science, India, Volume 4 Issue 10, October 2015

Pages: 2116 - 2120

Burning Mouth Syndrome: A Comprehensive Analysis from Different Perspectives

Dr. Arti Tiwari, Dr. Ruchir Dhawan

Share this Article
Top