Rivière 2012 Rape

Title Information


Author: Antoine Rivière – Translator: Helen McPhail

Title: "Special Decisions" Children Born as the Result of German Rape and Handed Over to Public Assistance during the Great War (1914-18)

Subtitle: -

In: Rape in Wartime

Edited by: Raphaëlle Branche and Fabrice Virgili

Place: Basingstoke

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Year: 2012

Pages: 184-200

Series: Genders and Sexualities in History

ISBN: 9780230363991 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century | German History | Types: Wartime Rape / First World War; Victims: Rape Children



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Additional Information


Lecture: Rivière, Antoine. »Décisions spéciales: Les enfants nés des viols allemands et abandonnés à l’Assistance publique pendant la Grande Guerre.« Les viols en temps de guerre: une histoire à écrire - Rape in Wartime: A History to be Written. Paris 2009.

Translation: Rivière, Antoine. »« Décisions spéciales »: Les enfants nés des viols allemands abandonnés à l’Assistance publique pendant la Grande Guerre (1914-1918).« Viols en temps de guerre. Edited by Raphaëlle Branche et al. Paris 2011: 189-205.

Wikipedia: Pregnancy from rape; Wartime sexual violence: War children, World War I


Added: June 22, 2013 – Last updated: January 31, 2015