Case Study Part Three: Raising Consciousness—Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Armed Conflict

Citation:

Walker, Alexandra. 2018. "Case Study Part Three: Raising Consciousness—Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Armed Conflict." In Collective Consciousness and Gender, 199-250. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Author: Alexandra Walker

Abstract:

This chapter introduces the shadow of gender in the global community: sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict. It analyses how the collective consciousness of the global community has evolved from pre-World War II to the present in response to sexual atrocities and conflict-related sexual violence.

Topics: Armed Conflict, Conflict, Gender, Gender-Based Violence, Sexual Violence

Year: 2018

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