Woman-to-woman sexual violence [electronic resource] : does she call it rape? / Lori B. Girshick.

This controversial work examines for the first time the often taboo subject of bisexual and lesbian women who are sexually assaulted by other women.

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Girshick, Lori B. (Author)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: Boston : Northeastern University Press, 2002.
Series:Northeastern series on gender, crime, and law.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Speaking the unspeakable
  • 2. The societal context of homophobia, biphobia, and transphobia
  • 3. The myth of lesbian utopia unraveled
  • 4. "I couldn't believe a woman did this to me"
  • 5. Did she call it "rape?"
  • 6. The emotional impact of sexual violence
  • 7. Heterosexism in the legal system
  • 8. Lesbian- and bi-friendly services
  • 9. The vision and the challenge.