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Sexual Violence by Helen Cothran

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English


  • Sexual abuse,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Social Situations,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Social Issues - Violence,
  • Rape,
  • Sex crimes

Book details:

Edition Notes

paperback edition

SeriesOpposing Viewpoints Series
The Physical Object
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7897987M
ISBN 100737712392
ISBN 109780737712391

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The first book in English to specifically address the sexual violation of Jewish women during the Holocaust. Using testimonies, Nazi documents, memoirs, and artistic representations, this volume broadens and deepens comprehension of Jewish women’s experiences of rape and other forms of sexual violence during the Holocaust. Sexual Violence: Opposing Viewpoints is a book edited by Helen Cothran. It presents selections of contrasting viewpoints on four central questions about sexual violence: what causes it; whether it is a serious problem; how society should address it; and how it can be book is part of the Opposing Viewpoints series.. ContentsPublisher: Greenhaven Press. A World Without Sexual Violence. Official Website of authors Elizabeth Jeglic, PhD and Cynthia Calkins, PhD as well as their new book. Protecting Your Child From Sexual Abuse. OUR BOOKS. PROTECTING YOUR CHILD FROM SEXUAL ABUSE. SEXUAL VIOLENCE. Buy Now. NEW FRONTIERS IN OFFENDER TREATMENT. Queering Sexual Violence: Radical Voices from Within the Anti-Violence Movement is multi-gendered, multi-racial and complex anthology that lifts up the voices of queer & transgender survivors.