Added: January 2, 2016 – Last updated: January 2, 2016


Author: Jennifer Temkin

Title: Women, Rape and Law Reform

Subtitle: -

In: Rape: An Historical and Social Enquiry

Edited by: Sylvana Tomaselli and Roy Porter

Place: Oxford

Publisher: Basil Blackwell

Year: 1986

Pages: 16-40 and 239-246

ISBN-10: 0631137483 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-10: 0631169067 (pbk.) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | American History: Canadian History, U.S. History; European History: English History, Scottish History | Prosecution: Laws


Link: -


Author: Jennifer Temkin, City Law School, City University London


  Rape and the criminal justice system (p. 16)
    The victim's experience (p. 16)
    Reports, prosecutions and convictions (p. 20)
    The law (p. 24)
  The rape debate and law reform in the 1970s and 1980s (p. 26)
    Michigan (p. 26)
    Canada (p. 29)
    England (p. 36)
  Conclusion (p. 40)
  Acknowledgement (p. 40)

Wikipedia: History of Europe: History of England, History of Scotland | History of the Americas: History of the United States | Law: Laws regarding rape