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Real Rape

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Many men believe that they can force women to have sex against their will and that it isn't rape--at least, not if the man knows the women and doesn't beat her up or wield a weapon. The law's casual treatment of such rape cases is the subject of this pioneering book, which is both a powerful expose of the often shocking facts and a trenchantly written call for reform.
Paperback, 176 pages
Published October 15th 1988 by Harvard University Press
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Steven Yenzer
A bit academic for my tastes, but I am probably not the target audience. Provides a great overview of the history of rape law and the sorry state of case law in the 80s -- which is not much improved today.
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