Gozaydin 2006 Law

Title Information

Author: Istar Gozaydin

Title: Rape, Prostitution and Law in Turkey

Subtitle: -

In: Evil, Law and the State: Issues in State Power and Violence

Edited by: Istar Gozaydin and Jody Lyneé Madeira

Place: Oxford

Publisher: Inter-Disciplinary Press

Year: 2006

Pages: 167-171

ISBN-10: 1904710085 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century | Turkish History | Prosecution: Laws; Victims: Prostitutes

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Abstract: »Istar Gozaydin targets a legal instrument used from 1926 to 1990 as a sanction for a crime of violence, rape, in Turkey, discussing how the punishment was to be lessened statutorily when the rape victim was a prostitute.« (Source: Istar Gozaydin and Jody Lyneé Madeira. »Introduction: The Need For an Interdisciplinary Approach to Evil.« Evil, Law and the State: Issues in State Power and Violence. Edited by Istar Gozaydin et al. Oxford 2006: 3-4)


  1. Concerns for Women in Ottoman-Turkish Modernisation Process (p. 167)
  2. Story Of Article 438 Of The Turkish Penal Code (p. 168)
  Notes (p. 171)

Added: July 5, 2014 | Last updated: July 5, 2014