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TITLE INFORMATION


Author: Rachel A. Van Cleave

Title: Sex, Lies, and Honor in Italian Rape Law

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Journal: Suffolk University Law Review

Volume: 38

Issue: 2

Year: 2005

Pages: 427-454

ISSN: 0039-4696 – Find a Library: WordCat

Language: English

Keywords: 17th Century, 20th Century | Italian History | Cases: Offenders / Agostino Tassi; Cases: Victims / Artemisia Gentileschi; Prosecution: Laws



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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


Author: Rachel Van Cleave, School of Law, Golden Gate University

Contents:

  I. Introduction (p. 427)
  II. The Rape of Artemisia (p. 428)
  III. The Importance of Honor (p. 432)
  IV. Artemisia, Judith, Susanna, Lucretia, and Honor (p. 436)
  IV. The "Jeans" Defense to Rape (p. 446)
  VI. Conclusion (p. 453)

Wikipedia: Artemisia Gentileschi, Agostino Tassi