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

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Topical Index

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Start: Topical Index: Types: Rape:

Types: Rape:

Periods: 19th Century, 20th Century, 21st Century


[Info] Adelman, Howard. »The Theory and History of Genocide.« International History Review 26 (2004): 89-96.

[Info] Bartrop, Paul R. »Genocide, Rape, and the Movies.« Rape: Weapon of War and Genocide. St. Paul 2012: 177-194.

[Info] Bartrop, Paul R., et al., eds. Modern Genocide: The Definitive Resource and Document Collection. Santa Barbara 2015.

[Info] Bergoffen, Debra, et al. »A Conversation on Sexual Violence during Genocide.« »Against Our Will«—Forty Years After: Exploring the Field of Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict. Hamburg 2015.

[Info] Bergoffen, Debra. »The Genocidal Policies of Rape, Shame, and Disgust.« War and Sexual Violence. New York 2016.

[Info] Curry, Tommy. »From Gendercide to Phallicism: A Theory of Racialization, Otherness, and Male Rape in Genocides, War, and Racially Repressive Regimes.« Sexual Violence in the Context of the Holocaust, Genocide and War. Montreal 2018.

[Info] Dalbo, George. »Why Don't Talk about Rape? Teaching about Sexual Violence in Genocide.« Teaching about Genocide: Insights and Advice from Secondary Teachers and Professors. Vol. 1. Edited by Samuel Totten. Lanham 2018: 61-68.

[Info] DiGeorgia-Lutz, JoAnn, et al., eds. Women and Genocide: Gendered Experience of Violence, Survival, and Resistance. Toronto 2016.

[Info] Gerlach, Christian. Extremely Violent Societies: Mass Violence in the Twentieth-Century World. Cambridge 2010.

[Info] Gerlach, Christian. Extrem gewalttätige Gesellschaften. Massengewalt im 20. Jahrhundert. Munich 2011.

[Info] Grigoryan, Arsiné. »Severing the Next Generation: Sexual Violence in Genocide.« Legal Issues 3 (2015): 41-63.

[Info] Lentin, Ronit. »(En)Gendering Genocide.« Women´s Bodies as Battlefields - Sexual Violence against Women in Wartime. Hamburg 2001.

[Info] McFall, Kelly, et al. »Rape: Weapon of War and Genocide.« New Books in Genocide Studies (2013).

[Info] Provost, René. »Sexual Violence as genocide in international criminal law.« Sexual Violence in the Context of the Holocaust, Genocide and War. Montreal 2018.

[Info] Rittner, Carol, et al., eds. Rape: Weapon of War and Genocide. St. Paul 2012.

[Info] Roth, John K., et al., eds. Teaching About Rape in War and Genocide. Basingstoke 2016.

[Info] Schott, Robin M. »What is the Sex doing in the Genocide?« Sexual Violence from the Holocaust to the Contemporary Security Agenda. Copenhagen 2015.

[Info] Schott, Robin M. »‘What is the sex doing in the genocide?’ A feminist philosophical response.« European Journal of Women's Studies 22 (2015): 397-411.

[Info] Sheth, Falguni A. »Framing Rape: Patriarchy, Wartime, and the Spectacle of Genocidal Rape: Comment on Debra B. Bergoffen, Contesting the Politics of Genocidal Rape: Affirming the Dignity of the Vulnerable BodyPhilosophy Today 59 (2015): 337-343.

[Info] Smith, Roger W. »Genocide and the Politics of Rape: Historical and psychological perspectives.« Genocide Matters: Ongoing issues and emerging perspectives. Edited by Joyce Apsel et al. London 2013: 82-105.

[Info] Spencer, Philip. Genocide Since 1945. New York 2012.

[Info] Sriram, Nayantara. »Sexual Violence as an Accredited Atrocity under the International Criminal Court.« University of Leicester Student Law Review No. 3 (2016): 17-22.

[Info] Totten, Samuel, ed. Plight and Fate of Women During and Following Genocide. New Brunswick 2009.

[Info] Wakefield, Lorenzo M. Exploring the Differences and Similarities in Sexual Violence as forms of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity. LL.M. Thesis, University of Western Cape, 2009.