Rape: The Politics of Consciousness

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Harper & Row Limited, 1986 - Social Science - 146 pages
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Explores the roots of rape and its expressions in today's male-dominated society, reveals how the feminist movement has altered people's ideas about the cry of rape, and reflects upon rape as an ever-present reality in a woman's consciousness

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"The poower of consciousness is the collective strength of women who are aware, unafraid, and no longer willing to see themselves as vulnerable, sexual objects; it is the key to a world without rape; and it is the heart of Susan Griffin's powerful book." Read full review

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Griffin has won dozens of awards for her work as a feminist, poet, writer, essayist, playwright, and filmmaker.

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