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Total Awareness: A Woman's Safety Book

By Darren and Beth Laur


Total Awareness provides realistic and simple strategies to reduce the risk of becoming a victim. The book lays to rest many of the myths surrounding personal and sexual assault. It provides common-sense tactics to help you plan for your safety, as well as preventative measures for a variety of situations on the street or at home. Topics covered include:

- date rape

- sexual assault drugs

- GHB, roofies
- automobile safety and road rage
- travel safety (hotels, airports, taxicabs)
- home invasions
- avoiding an assault if confronted
- the surprising facts on pepper spray
- stalking and criminal harassment
- overcoming the paralyzing fear response
- the Canadian Criminal Code and your rights

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