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Title International approaches to rape / cedited by Nicole Westmarland and Geetanjali Gangoli.

Imprint Bristol : Policy Press, 2011.


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Description 1 online resource (viii, 238 pages)
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Summary By introducing readers to national perspectives of issues relating to rape, the book presents a comparative approach which highlights similarities and differences between countries, contexts, laws, key issues and policies and interventions.
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : approaches to rape / Nicole Westmarland and Geetanjali Gangoli -- Sexual assault law in Australia : contextual challenges and changes / Patricia Easteal -- Ending rape : the responsibility of the Canadian state / Lee Lakeman -- Introduction to the issue of rape in China as a developing country / Qihua Ye -- Still little justice for rape victim survivors : the void between policy and practice in England and Wales / Nicole Westmarland -- Controlling women's sexuality : rape law in India / Geetanjali Gangoli -- Breaking the silence : rape law in Iran and controlling women's sexuality / Nadia Aghtaie -- Meeting the challenge? : Responding to rape in Scotland / Sandy Brindley and Michele Burman -- Paradox and policy : addressing rape in post-apartheid South Africa / Lisa Vetten -- Impressive progress alongside persistent problems : rape law, policy and practice in the United States / Lynn Hecht Schafran and Jillian Weinberger.
Note This work is licensed under a Creative Commons license
This work is licensed by Knowledge Unlatched under a Creative Commons license
Subject Rape.
Rape -- Social aspects.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sexual Abuse & Harassment.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Criminology.
Crime and criminology.
Social services and welfare, criminology.
Society and social sciences Society and social sciences.
Crime & criminology.
Rape. (OCoLC)fst01089970
Rape -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01089987
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Westmarland, Nicole, editor.
Gangoli, Geetanjali, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Westmarland, Nicole. International approaches to rape. Bristol : The Policy Press, 2011 9781847426208
ISBN 9781847426222 (electronic bk.)
1847426220 (electronic bk.)
9781847426208 (electronic bk.)
1847426204 (electronic bk.)

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