Against our will: men, women, and rape

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Bantam Books, 1975 - Social Science - 541 pages
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The Mass Psychology of Rape: An Introduction; 2. - Goodreads
Brownmiller is a strong, clear writer. - Goodreads
I think we can all take that as a premise. - Goodreads

Review: Against Our Will: Men, Women and Rape

User Review  - Martine - Goodreads

This book is an example of the kind of feminism that sometimes writes 'Woman' with a capital. Most of the book consists of transcriptions of rapes - hardly easy reading material - intersected with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

Although dated, this is seminal feminist work I read for a class this semester. It was interesting to read the book that spawned talks on "rape culture" and contributed to the feminist movement of the 80's. Read full review


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Susan Brownmiller is the author of Against Our Will: Men, Women And Rape; Femininity; Waverly Place, a novel; Seeing Vietnam, and Shirley Chisholm, a biography for children. She has written for "The New York Times, The Village Voice, Esquire, Vogue, Rolling Stone, The Nation, and many other publications. She lives in New York City.

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