Introduction

The bibliography provides information on writings dealing with the history of rape, including sexual child abuse, sexual harassment, sexual molestation, child prostitution, forced prostitution, sexual slavery, sexual(ized) violence. The blog informs about calls for papers, forthcoming events and new literature in this field.

February 6, 2015

CFP: Women, Violence, and Resistance

Book: Women, Violence, and Resistance
Editors: Hager Ben Driss and Meriem Sallami
Submission deadline for abstracts: April 30, 2015
Description:
»As the aim of this book is to provide a multidisciplinary reading of gender-based violence, we invite scholars interested in this subject to investigate one or many of the following issues in a full-fledged essay:
1- Gender-based violence: factors and ethnography in sociology and anthropology.
2- The evolution of violence against women and its manifestations throughout history.
3- Gender-based violence as perceived by philosophy.
4- Literature as a space to affirm and/or denounce violence against women.
5- Violence against women infiltrates languages and dialects. We seek to know the contribution of linguistics to this topic.
6- Violence against women as approached by psychoanalysis.«
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