Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape

TitleAgainst Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsBrownmiller, Susan
Number of Pages472
PublisherFawcett Books
CityNew York

Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape stands as a unique document of the history, politics, and sociology of rape and the inherent and ingrained inequality of men and women under the law. Susan Brownmiller pulls back the centuries of damaging lies and misrepresentations to reveal how rape has been accepted in all societies and how it continues to profoundly affect women's lives today. The book discusses the consequences of rape in biblical times, rape as an accepted spoil of war, as well as child molestation, marital rape, and date rape (a term Brownmiller coined). [Amazon]

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