Publisher description for The securitization of rape : women, war and sexual violence / Sabine Hirschauer, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of the Free State, South Africa.

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This book uniquely applies securitization theory to the mass sexual violence atrocities committed during the Bosnia war and the Rwandan genocide. Examining the inherent links between rape, war and global security, Hirschauer analyses the complexities of conflict related sexual violence.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Rape as a weapon of war.
Rape as a weapon of war -- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Rape as a weapon of war -- Rwanda.
Humanitarian law.
Humanitarian law. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00963577
Rape as a weapon of war. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01740558
Bosnia and Herzegovina. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01212749
Rwanda. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01212358