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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Sexual violence in conflict zones.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2011
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Elizabeth D Heineman
|Description:||1 online resource (vi, 342 pages)|
|Contents:||Introduction: the history of sexual violence in conflict zones --
Rape in the American Revolution: process, reaction, and public re-creation / Sharon Block --
Sexual violence in the politics and policies of conquest: Amerindian women and the Spanish conquest of Alta California / Antonia I. Castañeda --
Femicide as terrorism: the case of Uzbekistan's unveiling murders / Marianne Kamp --
Girls, women, and the significance of sexual violence in ancient warfare / Kathy L. Gaca --
The victimization of women in late precolonial and early colonial warfare in Tanzania / James Giblin --
War crimes or atrocity stories? Anglo-American narratives of truth and deception in the aftermath of World War I / Nicoletta F. Gullace --
Sexual and nonsexual violence against "politicized women" in Central Europe after the Great War / Robert Gerwarth --
The "big rape": sex and sexual violence, war, and occupation in post-World War II memory and imagination / Atina Grossmann --
War as history, humanity in violence: men, women, and memories of 1971, East Pakistan/Bangladesh / Yasmin Saikia --
The theory and practice of female immunity in the medieval West / Anne Curry --
Law, war, and women in seventeenth-century England / Barbara Donagan --
"Unlawflly and against her consent": sexual violence and the military during the American Civil War / E. Susan Barber and Charles F. Ritter --
Legal responses to World War II sexual violence: the Japanese experience / Yuma Totani --
Toward accountability for violence against women in war: progress and challenges / Rhonda Copelon.
|Series Title:||Pennsylvania studies in human rights.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Elizabeth D. Heineman.|
"The chapters in Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones provide in-depth analyses of pre-1990s episodes of sexual violence in conflict... The book should be read by all researchers investigating
- War victims -- History.
- War crimes -- History.
- Women -- Crimes against -- History.
- Women -- Violence against -- History.
- Women (International law)
- Women and war -- History.
- Rape as a weapon of war -- History.
- POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Human Rights.
- Rape as a weapon of war.
- War crimes.
- War victims.
- Women and war.
- Women -- Crimes against.
- Women -- Violence against.
- WOMEN IN ARMED CONFLICTS.
- SEX CRIMES.
- WAR VICTIMS.
- GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE.
- SEXUAL HARASSMENT.
- HUMAN RIGHTS IN ARMED CONFLICTS.
- INTERNATIONAL LAW.
- MILITARY HISTORY.