McGregor 2012 Violence

Title Information


Author: Joan McGregor

Title: The legal heritage of the crime of rape

Subtitle: -

In: Handbook on Sexual Violence

Edited by: Jennifer M. Brown and Sandra L. Walklate

Place: New York, NY

Publisher: Routledge

Year: 2012

Pages: 69-89

ISBN-13: 9780415670715 (hbk.) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-13: 9780415670722 (pbk.) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-13: 9780203802434 (ebk.) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century, 21st Century | Canadian History, English History, U.S. History | Prosecution: Laws



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Author: Joan McGregor, School of Philosophy, Historical, and Religious Studies, Arizona State UniversityAuthor's Website

Contents:

  Meet Joan McGregor (p. 69)
  Introduction (p. 69)
  The legal heritage of the crime of rape (p. 71)
  The requirement of resistance (p. 72)
  Suspicion of female victims (p. 74)
  The consent standard (p. 75)
  Race and sexual assault (p. 76)
  Reforming the law (p. 77)
  Reforms again (p. 78)
  Physical force, resistance and consent (p. 82)
  Mens rea for rape: honest or reasonable beliefs (p. 85)
  Conclusions (p. 87)
  Further readings (p. 87)
  Referenes (p. 88)

Added: March 29, 2014 | Last updated: March 29, 2014