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Speaker: Madeleine Gilkes

Title: »There Was No One Who Could Escape This Horrible Situation«

Subtitle: Gender-Based Violence in the American-Viet Nam War (1954-1975) in the Voices of Southern Vietnamese Women

Conference: Women´s Bodies as Battlefields - Sexual Violence against Women in Wartime (June 7-9, 2001)

Session: Panel II: »Sexual Violence during the Vietnam War«

Place: Hamburg, Germany

Date: June 8, 2001

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | American History: U.S. History; Asian History: Vietnamese History | Types: Wartime Rape / Vietnam War


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Publication: Gilkes, Madeleine. ‘There was no one who could escape this horrible situation’: Gender-based violence in the American-Viet Nam War, 1954-1975. Ph.D. Thesis, University of York, 2000. – Bibliographic Entry: Info

Wikipedia: History of the Americas: History of the United States / History of the United States (1945–64), History of the United States (1964–80) | History of Asia: History of Vietnam / History of Vietnam since 1945 | Types of rape: Wartime sexual violence | War: Vietnam War / United States war crimes