Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape

Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape

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by Susan Brownmiller
     
 

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"The most comrpehensive study of rape ever offered to the public...It forces readers to take a fresh look at their own attitudes toward this devastating crime."
NEWSWEEK
As powerful and timely now as when it was first published, AGAINST OUR WILL stands as a unique document of the history of politics, the sociology of rape and the inherent and

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"The most comrpehensive study of rape ever offered to the public...It forces readers to take a fresh look at their own attitudes toward this devastating crime."
NEWSWEEK
As powerful and timely now as when it was first published, AGAINST OUR WILL stands as a unique document of the history of politics, the sociology of rape and the inherent and ingrained inequality of men and women under the law. In lucid, persuasive prose, Brownmiller has created a definitive, devastating work of lasting social importance.
Chosen by THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW as
One of the Outstanding Books of the Year

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Charles McGrath
....[E]xamines rape in war, riots, pogroms; in plantations, prisons and dark alleys; the rape of whites and blacks, of children and slaves. -- The New York Times Books of the Century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780449908204
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/28/1993
Edition description:
1st Ballantine Books ed
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
311,513
Product dimensions:
5.49(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.97(d)

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