Suarez 2012 Rape

Title Information

Author: Natalia Suarez Bonilla – Translator: Helen McPhail

Title: Rape, Blaming the Victim and Social Control in Paramilitary Enclaves

Subtitle: An Approach to the Case of Colombia

In: Rape in Wartime

Edited by: Raphaëlle Branche and Fabrice Virgili

Place: Basingstoke

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Year: 2012

Pages: 79-89

Series: Genders and Sexualities in History

ISBN: 9780230363991 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century | Colombian History | Types: Wartime Rape / Colombian Conflict

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  The place of sexual violence in war (p. 79)
  Sexual violence as a method of social control (p. 81)
  Blaming the victim of sexual violence (p. 83)
  Notes (p. 84)

Lecture: Suarez Bonilla, Natalia. »Viol, blàme de la victime et contròle social en temps de guerre: Une approche du cas colombien.« Les viols en temps de guerre: une histoire à écrire - Rape in Wartime: A History to be Written. Paris 2009.

Translation: Suarez Bonilla, Natalia. »Viol, blâme et contrôle social: Le cas des enclaves paramilitaires en Colombie.« Viols en temps de guerre. Edited by Raphaëlle Branche et al. Paris 2011: 83- .

Wikipedia: Wartime sexual violence: Colombian conflict (1964–present)

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