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Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Maria Tatar
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-05-25 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

In a book that confronts our society's obsession with sexual violence and the image of the violated female corpse in our collective consciousness, Harvard culturist Maria Tatar examines images of sexual murder and studies how art and murder have intersected in sexual culture from Weimar Germany to the present. 44
Sexual Violence and Abuse: A-N
Language: en
Pages: 841
Authors: Judy L. Postmus
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Provides a comprehensive resource on sexual violence and abuse, arranged alphabetically with cross-referenced entries.
Gender in Hispanic Literature and Visual Arts
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Tania Gómez, Patricia Bolaños-Fabres, Christina Mougoyanni Hennessy
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-24 - Publisher: Lexington Books

This edited collection provides an interdisciplinary and multicultural perspective on gender within Hispanic film and literature.
Sexual Violence and American Manhood
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Thomas Walter Herbert, T. Herbert Walker
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

His work offers an unusually clear view of this prevailing convention of insecure and destructive masculinity, which Herbert connects with contemporary analyses of male identity formation, sexuality, and violence and with cultural, political, and ideological developments reaching back to the nation's democratic beginnings.".
The Aesthetic Illusion in Literature and the Arts
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Tomáš Koblížek
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The notion of aesthetic illusion relates to a number of art forms and media. Defined as a pleasurable mental state that emerges during the reception of texts and artefacts, it amounts to the reader's or viewer's sense of having entered the represented world while at the same time keeping a