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Marital rape : consent, marriage, and social change in global context

Author: Kersti Yllö; M Gabriela Torres
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]
Series: Interpersonal violence.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"... Globally, the nature of marriage is changing and so are notions of individual choice, love, intimacy, and rigid gender roles. [This book] documents wide ranging and fluid understandings of sex, consent, and rape in marriage. Such an array of perspectives demands an international and interdisciplinary approach to the study of sex and gender-based violence ..."
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kersti Yllö; M Gabriela Torres
ISBN: 9780190238360 0190238364
OCLC Number: 936548607
Description: xii, 240 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Prologue : Understanding marital rape in global context / Kersti Yllö --
Reconciling cultural differences in the study of marital rape / M. Gabriela Torres --
An overview of marital rape research in the United States : limitations and implications for cross-cultural research / Racquel Kennedy Bergen --
Cross-cultural studies of gender-based violence : holistic approaches for marital rape research / Jennifer R. Wies and Hillary J. Haldane --
Modern marriage, masculinity, and intimate partner violence in Nigeria / Daniel Jordan Smith --
Marital sexual violence, structural vulnerability, and misplaced responsibility in Northern Việt Nam / Lynn Kwiatkowski --
Normalizing suffering, robadas, coercive power, and marital unions among Latinas in Eastern Guatemala / Cecilia Menjívar --
Marital rape and the law : the condition of black township women in South Africa's democracy / Judith L. Singleton --
Marital sexual violence in Turkey / Henrica A.F.M. (Henriette) Jansen, Ilknur Yüksel-Kaptanoglu, Filiz Kardam, and Banu Ergöçmen --
Rape and the continuum of sexual abuse in intimate relationships : interviews with US women from different social classes / James Ptacek --
Sexual murder of women intimate partners in Great Britain / Russell P. Dobash and R. Emerson Dobash --
A feminist public health approach to marital rape / Jacquelyn Campbell, Bushra Sabri, Jocelyn Anderson, and Veronica Barcelona de Mendoza --
Marital rape laws globally : rationales and snapshots around the world / Michelle J. Anderson --
Human rights meets intimate partner sexual violence / Monica McWilliams and Fionnuala Ní Aoláin --
Epilogue : Implications for policy, practice and future research / M. Gabriela Torres and Kersi Yllö.
Series Title: Interpersonal violence.
Responsibility: edited by Kersti Yllö and M. Gabriela Torres.

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Marital Rape is the first book to examine rape in marriage as a global problem affecting millions of women. While legal and cultural conceptions of marital rape vary widely - from criminal assault to  Read more...

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