Sexual Violence in History: A Bibliography

compiled by Stefan Blaschke


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Alphabetical Index

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Chronological Index

+ Ancient History

+ Medieval History

+ Modern History

Geographical Index

+ African History

+ American History

+ Asian History

+ European History

+ Oceanian History

Topical Index

+ Prosecution

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+ Offenders

+ Victims

+ Society

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Start: Topical Index: Prosecution: Trials: Medieval Trials:

Prosecution: Trials:

[Site] E u r o p e a n   T r i a l s

[Site] English Trials

[Info] Gourlay, Kristi. »Roses and Thorns: The Prosecution of Rape in the Middle Ages.« Medieval Life No. 5 (1996): 29-31.

[Info] Orr, Patricia R. »Getting on with Their Lives: Rape Victims in English Royal Court Records, 1194-1225.« 22nd International Congress on Medieval Studies. Kalamazoo 1987.

[Info] Orr, Patricia R.M. English Women at Law: Actions in the King's Courts of Justice, 1194-1222. Ph.D. Thesis, Rice University, 1989.

[Info] Orr, Patricia. »Men’s Theory and Women’s Reality: Rape Prosecutions in the English Royal Courts of Justice, 1194-1222.« The Rusted Hauberk: Feudal Ideas of Order and their Decline. Edited by Liam O. Purdon et al. Gainesville 1994: 121-159.

[Info] Orr, Patricia R. »Non Potest Appellum Facere: Criminal Charges Women Could Not -- But Did -- Bring in Thirteenth-Century English Courts of Justice.« The Final Argument: The Imprint of Violence on Society in Medieval and Early Modern Europe. Edited by Donald J. Kagay et al. Woodbridge 1998: 141-160.

[Site] Italian Trials

Cases: Real Offenders: Nicolao de Bentivoglio; Real Victims: Tomasina Lanfredi