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Fraternity gang rape : sex, brotherhood, and privilege on campus

Author: Peggy Reeves Sanday
Publisher: New York, New York : New York University Press, 2007. ©2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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This widely acclaimed and meticulously documented volume illustrates, in painstaking and disturbing detail, the nature of fraternity gang rape. Drawing on interviews with both victims and fraternity members, Peggy Reeves Sanday reconstructs daily life in the fraternity, highlighting the role played by pornography, male bonding, and degrading, often grotesque, initiation and hazing rituals. In a substantial new  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Reeves Sanday
ISBN: 9780814740385 0814740383
OCLC Number: 76828814
Description: ix, 254 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction to the second edition --
Foreword / Judge Lois G Forer --
Introduction to the first edition --
Acknowledgments --
XYZ express --
Campus party culture --
XYZ express --
Rape, or, "She asked for it?" --
Other victims, other campuses --
Phallocentrism, Male Power And Silencing The Feminine: --
Working a yes out: fraternity sexual discourse --
Initiation ritual: a model for life --
Law of the brothers --
Constructing a sexist subjectivity --
Afterword: 2006-has anything changed? --
Bibliography --
Index --
About the author.
Other Titles: Sex, brotherhood, and privilege on campus
Responsibility: Peggy Reeves Sanday.
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"A classic. Fraternity Gang Rape is a fascinating analysis of how all-male groups such as fraternities or athletic teams may create a rape culture where behavior occurs that few individuals acting Read more...

 
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by Warrior_gunner (WorldCat user published 2011-05-17) Poor Permalink

I was in a fraternity.  Yes we had male bonding, yes, there might have been a little hazing (no one was hurt)  but no one ever raped anyone.  This is  one of thsoe liberal  biased books from a feminist who sees all male dominated organizations a threat.  She mentions...
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