Overview of rape law and policy in 10 countries, including the United Kingdom, Australia, India, China, Iran, and the United States.
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Introduction : approaches to rape /Nicole Westmarland and Geetanjali Gangoli Sexual assault law in Australia : contextual challenges and changes /Patricia Easteal Ending rape : the responsibility of the Canadian state /Lee Lakeman Introduction to the issue of rape in China as a developing country /Qihua Ye Still little justice for rape victim survivors : the void between policy and practice in England and Wales /Nicole Westmarland Controlling women's sexuality : rape law in India /Geetanjali Gangoli Breaking the silence : rape law in Iran and controlling women's sexuality /Nadia Aghtaie Meeting the challenge? : Responding to rape in Scotland /Sandy Brindley and Michele Burman Paradox and policy : addressing rape in post-apartheid South Africa /Lisa Vetten Impressive progress alongside persistent problems : rape law, policy and practice in the United States /Lynn Hecht Schafran and Jillian Weinberger.
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Bristol, UK ; Portland, OR : Policy Press, 2011.