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Sex and war

Sex and war

Banwell, Stacy ORCID: 0000-0001-7395-2617 (2021) Sex and war. In: Fanghanel, Alexandra ORCID: 0000-0002-4041-561X , Milne, Emma, Zampini, Giulia Federica ORCID: 0000-0002-9456-4792 , Banwell, Stacy ORCID: 0000-0001-7395-2617 and Fiddler, Michael ORCID: 0000-0002-0695-6770 , (eds.) Sex and Crime. Key Approaches to Criminology . SAGE Publications Ltd, London, pp. 154-176. ISBN 978-1526491138; 978-1529752281; 1529752280

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The purpose of this chapter is to demonstrate how rape (specifically genocidal rape) and sexual(ised) violence are used as weapons of war. The chapter also considers the relationship between militarised masculinity and sexual violence within and by military institutions. Below, we set up our discussion of these topics with two examples, one from popular culture and one from ‘national security’ political discourse. Please note that some readers might find the content of this chapter upsetting and so you should take your time with the material, take breaks and discuss anything that comes up for you with people you trust.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Part Two: State, sex, and crime; Chapter Eight: Sex and war
Uncontrolled Keywords: sex; war
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
Faculty / School / Research Centre / Research Group: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences > School of Law & Criminology (LAC)
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Last Modified: 06 Dec 2023 10:55

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