Criar um Site Grátis Fantástico


Total de visitas: 11070
Free audio books downloads for mp3 Rape: From

Rape: From Lucretia to #MeToo. Mithu Sanyal

Rape: From Lucretia to #MeToo


Rape-From-Lucretia-to.pdf
ISBN: 9781786637505 | 256 pages | 7 Mb

Download PDF




  • Rape: From Lucretia to #MeToo
  • Mithu Sanyal
  • Page: 256
  • Format: pdf, ePub, fb2, mobi
  • ISBN: 9781786637505
  • Publisher: Verso Books
Download Rape: From Lucretia to #MeToo


Free audio books downloads for mp3 Rape: From Lucretia to #MeToo

Overview

A bold, honest and unflinching look at the way we talk and think about rape Thanks to Title IX cases, #MeToo, and #Times Up, the issue of rape seems to be constantly in the news. But our thinking on the subject has a long history, one that cultural critic Mithu Sanyal elegantly reconstructs. She narrates a history spanning from Lucretia—whose legendary rape and suicide was said to be the downfall of the last Roman king—to second-wave feminism, Tarzan, and Roman Polanski. Sanyal demonstrates that the way we understand rape is remarkably (and alarmingly) consistent across the ages, even though the world has changed beyond recognition. It is high time for a new and informed debate about sexual violence, sexual boundaries, and consent. Mithu Sanyal shows that our comprehension of rape is closely connected to our understanding of sex, sexuality, and gender. Why is it that we expect victims to be irreparably damaged? When we think of rapists, why do we think of strangers rather than uncles, husbands, priests, or boyfriends? And in the era of #MeToo, what should “justice” look like? Rape: From Lucretia to #MeToo examines the role of race and the recurrent image of the black rapist, the omission of male victims, and what we mean when we talk about “rape culture.” Sanyal takes on every received opinion we have about rape, arguing with liberals, conservatives, and feminists alike.



Other ebooks:
Ipod descargas de audiolibros gratis AURELIA O EL SUEÑO Y LA VIDA iBook DJVU PDB de GERARD DE NERVAL
Libro para descargar en el kindle A2 KEY FOR SCHOOLS 1 FOR REVISED EXAM FROM 2020 STUDENT S BOOK WITHOUT ANSWERS 9781108718325 DJVU RTF de
Bookworm descargable gratis KRAMP de MARIA JOSE FERRADA CHM PDF MOBI 9788491814542 (Literatura española)