Sex Violence and the Body

Jeff Hearn and Viv Burr Sex, violence, the body Sex, violence, the body – any one of these alone alerts complex emotions, questions of power, feelings around vulnerability, even awareness of existence, mortality and life themselves.

Sex  Violence and the Body

This unique book examines the relationship between wounding and sexuality, bringing together issues around sexuality, gender, power, violence and representations. Drawing on a range of disciplines including cultural and media studies, sociology and psychology, it explores social practices such as S&M, cosmetic surgery and 'extreme' sports.

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Sex and Violence
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tom Pollard
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Sex and Violence examines the history and social dynamics of film censorship in the United States. It examines censorship controversies throughout film history, from the beginning of cinema in the 1890s to the present. The book focuses both on formal censorship systems, including state and local censorship boards and industry
Sex and Violence
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Penelope Harvey, Peter Gow
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-02 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Same-Sex Domestic Violence
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Sandra E. Lundy, Beth Leventhal
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-08-24 - Publisher: SAGE

'Same-Sex Domestic Violence' focuses on topics of practical concern in a neglected area of partner abuse. Contributors to this volume are prominent professionals and activists in the field.
Social Issues in America
Language: en
Pages: 2030
Authors: James Ciment
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Truly comprehensive in scope - and arranged in A-Z format for quick access - this eight-volume set is a one-source reference for anyone researching the historical and contemporary details of more than 170 major issues confronting American society. Entries cover the full range of hotly contested social issues - including
Sex, Power, Conflict : Evolutionary and Feminist Perspectives
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Ann Arbor David M. Buss Professor of Psychology University of Michigan, Los Angeles Neil Malamuth Professor of Communication and Psychology and Chair of the Department of Communication and Speech University of California
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-03-21 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Sexual harassment in the workplace, date rape, and domestic violence dominate the headlines and have recently sparked scholarly debates about the nature of the sexes. Concurrently, the scientific community is conducting research in topics of sex and gender issues. Indeed, more research is being done on the topics of sexual