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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
War and Rape : Law, Memory and Justice.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9781136861833 1136861831 9780203836194 0203836197|
|Description:||1 online resource (185 pages).|
|Contents:||Front Cover; War and Rape; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction: how the past is made to matter; 2 Traces of truth: collective memory and the law; The problematic of memory; The fragility of memory; Collective memory; Gender and memory; Collective memory and the law; 3 A history of silence: the Nuremberg and Tokyo trials; Silence at Nuremberg; The Tokyo trial: the Rape of Nanking and the 'comfort women'; The silent witness; The victors; Whose justice?; Unspeakability; History under siege; The rape wars; 4 Casualties of law: wartime rape and war crimes courts.|
'Nicola Henry has written an erudite and powerfully argued book about the role of law in constructing collective memories of sexual violation in wartime.' -Joanna Bourke, Gender & Development, Vol.