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Mothers, monsters, whores : women's violence in global politics / Laura Sjoberg & Caron E. Gentry.

Author/Creator:
Sjoberg, Laura, 1979-
Publication:
London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA by Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 276 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Violence in women.
Violence in women -- Case studies.
Political violence.
Global politics.
Contents:
Introduction : a woman did that?
Narratives of mothers, monsters and whores
Triple transgressions at Abu Ghraib
Black widows in Chechnya
Dying for sex and love in the Middle East
Gendered perpetrators of genocide
Gendering people's violence
Conclusion : let us now see 'bad' women.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-270) and index.
Contributor:
Gentry, Caron E.
ISBN:
9781842778661 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1842778668 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781842778654 (hbk. : alk. paper)
184277865X (hbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
156784787