Halbmayr 2010 Violence

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Author: Brigitte Halbmayr

Title: Sexualized Violence against Women during Nazi "Racial" Persecution

Subtitle: -

In: Sexual Violence Against Jewish Women During the Holocaust

Edited by: Sonja M. Hedgepeth and Rochelle G. Saidel

Place: Waltham, MA

Publisher: Brandeis University Press

Year: 2010

Pages: 29-44

Series: HBI Series on Jewish Women

ISBN-10: 158465905X – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

ISBN-13: 9781584659044 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century | German History



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Author: Brigitte Halbmayr, Institut für KonfliktforschungWikipedia

Abstract: »Brigitte Halbmayr, in her essay, »Sexualized Violence against Women during Nazi 'Racial' Persecution," suggests a new conceptual framework for more accurately describing women's experiences to include indirect expressions of assault, such as imposed public nakedness or humiliating methods of physical examination.« (Sonja M. Hedgepeth and Rochelle G. Saidel. »Introduction.« Sexual Violence Against Jewish Women During the Holocaust. Edited by Sonja M. Hedgepeth et al. Waltham 2010: 5)

Contents:

  A Framework for Sexualized Violence (p. 29)
  Sexual Violence–Sexualized Violence (p. 29)
  Violence against Women: Universal and Timeless (p. 30)
  Forms of Sexualized Violence in Nazi Concentration Camps (p. 32)
    Racism as the Guiding Principle of National Socialism (p. 33)
    Sexualized Misogynous Violence (p. 33)
    "Racial" Aspects of Sexualized Violence (p. 36)
    Consequences of Sexualized Violence in Concentration Camps (p. 39)
  Conclusions (p. 39)
  Notes (p. 40)

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