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The Resource Rape : sex, violence, history, Joanna Bourke

Rape : sex, violence, history, Joanna Bourke

Label
Rape : sex, violence, history
Title
Rape
Title remainder
sex, violence, history
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Bourke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An investigation of rape from a historical standpoint evaluates rape as a social construction to cover such topics as the physical responses of rapists, the "rape is about power" theory, and belief systems about embodiment, in a report that places an emphasis on rape perpetrators
Tone
Writing style
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230071
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bourke, Joanna
Dewey number
362.883
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6558
LC item number
.B68 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Rape
Target audience
adult
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sex, violence, history
Label
Rape : sex, violence, history, Joanna Bourke
Link
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [511]-549) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Sexed bodies -- Rape myths -- 'No' means 'Yes' -- Rapacious bodies -- Brutalizing environments -- The knife (and other invasive therapies) -- The couch (and other interior therapies) -- Female perpetrators, male victims -- Exhibitionists -- Sexual psychopaths -- The home -- The prison -- The military -- Getting away with rape -- Violence, politics, erotics
Control code
ocn104873265
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 565 p.
Isbn
9781593761141
Lccn
2007011763
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)104873265
Label
Rape : sex, violence, history, Joanna Bourke
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [511]-549) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Sexed bodies -- Rape myths -- 'No' means 'Yes' -- Rapacious bodies -- Brutalizing environments -- The knife (and other invasive therapies) -- The couch (and other interior therapies) -- Female perpetrators, male victims -- Exhibitionists -- Sexual psychopaths -- The home -- The prison -- The military -- Getting away with rape -- Violence, politics, erotics
Control code
ocn104873265
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 565 p.
Isbn
9781593761141
Lccn
2007011763
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)104873265

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