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Woman-to-woman sexual violence : does she call it rape? / Lori B. Girshick
Bib ID 671737
Format BookBook
Author
Girshick, Lori B
 
Description Boston : Northeastern University Press, c2002 
x, 201 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1555535275 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
1555535283 (cloth)
1555534678 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Series

Northeastern series on gender, crime, and law.

Full contents
  • 1. Speaking the Unspeakable
  • 2. The Societal Context of Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia
  • 3. The Myth of Lesbian Utopia Unraveled
  • 4. "I Couldn't Believe a Woman Did This to Me"
  • 5. Did She Call It "Rape"?
  • 6. The Emotional Impact of Sexual Violence
  • 7. Heterosexism in the Legal System
  • 8. Lesbian- and Bi-Friendly Services
  • 9. The Vision and the Challenge.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-198) and index.

Subjects Abused lesbians.  |  Sexual abuse victims.  |  Violence in women.

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