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Sex, violence, and the body

the erotics of wounding

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sadomasochism,
  • Wounds and injuries -- Erotic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Vivien Burr, Jeff Hearn.
    ContributionsBurr, Vivien., Hearn, Jeff, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ79 .S49 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16909475M
    ISBN 100230549349
    ISBN 109780230549340
    LC Control Number2008024580

    Violence is a significant problem in the United States. From infants to the elderly, it affects people in all stages of life. In , CDC established the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) as the lead federal organization for violence prevention. CDC is committed to stopping violence . According to conventional international relations theory, states or groups make war and, in doing so, kill and injure people that other states are charged with protecting. While it sees the perpetrators of violence as rational actors, it views those who are either protected or killed by this violence as mere bodies: ahistorical humans who breathe, suffer and die but have no particular.

      This poem is featured in the anthology, Written on the Body: Letters from Trans and Non-Binary Survivors of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Lexie Bean is a writer, performer, INFJ, and breakfast advocate based in Queens, NY. They are the editor of the anthology Written on the Body: Letters from Trans and Non-Binary Survivors of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence. Sexual violence is a public health epidemic, because it is a source of medical and emotional harm that occurs to tens of thousands of people of all ages, races, socioeconomic levels and nationalities worldwide every year. Four steps are necessary to develop an effective prevention program for a widespread public health problem such as sexual violence (Centers for Disease Control, ).

      The violence of sexual assault combines freely with other crimes of violence, because sex and violence satisfy the same psychological and neurobiological mechanisms that underlie all .   The new anthology Drawing Power: Women’s Stories of Sexual Violence, Harassment, and Survival offers the work of over sixty artists confronting this discomfort head on.


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Grounded in U.S./Mexico border and Latin American cultural studies, the essays in this collection. Covering themes such as science, identity, the gaze, courtship, reproduction, sexual violence and the importance of race, the volume offers a comprehensive view of the history of sex and the body.

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“The Body of the Other Man: Sexual Violence and the Construction of Masculinity, Sexuality and Ethnicity in Croatian Media.” In Victims, Perpetrators or Actors. Gender, Armed Conflict, and Political Violence, edited by Caroline Moser and Fiona Clark, 69– London: Zed Books.

Sexual violence is any sexual act or attempt to obtain a sexual act by violence or coercion, acts to traffic a person or acts directed against a person's sexuality, regardless of the relationship to the victim.

It occurs in times of peace and armed conflict situations, is widespread and is considered to be one of the most traumatic, pervasive, and most common human rights violations. The World Health Organization recognizes sexual violence, intimate-partner violence, and other abuse of women and children as public health problems of epidemic proportions.

The United Nations has repeatedly called for the “elimination of all forms of violence against women.”. This book serves the very useful purpose of showing us exactly how much sex and violence there is in the Bible, as well as the precise nature of the references to the human body.

It is a work of painstaking research and scholarship/5(12). This book contextualizes the complexity of sexual violence within its broader context – from war to the resolution of interpersonal disputes – and covers a wide span including sexual harassment, bullying, rape and murder as well as domestic violence.

Violence and the Body book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Violence and the Body: Race, Gender, and the State explores the rela /5(8). Zarkov, D () The body of the other man: Sexual violence and the construction of masculinity, sexuality and ethnicity in Croatian media.

In: Moser, C, Clark, F (eds) Victims, Perpetrators or Actors. Gender, Armed Conflict, and Political Violence, London: Zed Books, pp. 69 – Google Scholar. Sexual violence occurs throughout the world.

Although in most countries there has been little research conducted on the problem, available data suggest that in some countries nearly one in four women may experience sexual violence by an intimate partner (1–3), and up to one-third of adolescent girls report their first sexual experience.

The Body of the Other Man: Sexual Violence and the Construction of Masculinity, Sexuality and Ethnicity in Croatian Media: Publication Type: Book Chapter: Year of Publication: Authors: Žarkov, Dubravka: Editor: Moser, Caroline O.

N., and Fiona C. Clark: Book Title: Victims, Perpetrators or Actors. Gender, Armed Conflict and Political. and one in six boys will experience sexual violence before the age of • Educate yourself about risk factors for sexual violence. Use that information to help make decisions regarding your children’s safety.

• Know that the vast majority of child sexual abuse occurs when there is a one-child/one-adult situation. This hour course was written by Kelly Wilt and Janine D’Anniballe, produced by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC).This course provides an overview of the neurobiological and psychological implications of sexually violent trauma and the information and skills necessary for victim service providers to provide trauma-informed services.

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Book Description. This book contextualizes the complexity of sexual violence within its broader context – from war to the resolution of interpersonal disputes – and covers a wide span including sexual harassment, bullying, rape and murder as well as domestic violence.

Sexual violence Sexual violence encompasses acts that range from verbal harassment to forced penetration, and an array of types of coercion, from social pressure and intimidation to physical force.

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Whether sexual violence occurs in the context of an intimate partnership, within the larger family or community structure, or during times of conflict, it is a deeply.We can assume that the references to sex and violence in the Bible tell us something that God wants us to know.” — Leland Ryken, Professor of English, Wheaton College “At last, a book that deals soberly with the fact that the Bible addresses the earthy aspects of life and that does so in a way that honors not just the Bible’s content.