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dc.contributor.advisorO'Neil, Mary Louen_US
dc.contributor.authorEmanet, Zühreen_US
dc.date.accessioned2019-07-12T08:36:47Zen_US
dc.date.available2019-07-12T08:36:47Zen_US
dc.date.issued2006en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12469/2089en_US
dc.description.abstractIs it possible to assume that “rape” has one specific determination? Is it possible to find different definitions of rape around the world? If women are most frequently victims of rape, is it about being women? Is there a relationship between gender asymmetry and rape in society? Can culture, ethnicity, race, class or gender make a difference while determining the crime? Is it only a crime? Can the perception of such a crime make difference depending on where you stand? How do women perceive this violence? Rape is a fact of everyday life. It is not an isolated phenomenon. This paper examines three different feminist perspectives. Black feminism and privileged feminists in the U.S, and Turkish feminism are studied in order to find out if the perception of rape can differ. This paper reveals the fact that determination of rape changes depending on where the determiner stands, how the determiner perceives society, how the determiner defines woman. The social explanation of rape can be different depending on the woman’s experience. In the determination of the rape, feminists’ class, race, ethnicity, nationality are factors while in explaining the issueen_US
dc.language.isoEnglishen_US
dc.publisherKadir Has Universityen_US
dc.subjectRapeen_US
dc.subjectFeminismen_US
dc.subjectWomenen_US
dc.subjectPatriarchyen_US
dc.titleRape comparative study on feminist perspectives privileged feminists black feminists and Turkish feministsen_US
dc.typeMaster's Thesisen_US
dc.contributor.departmentKadir Has University : Graduate School of Social Sciences : American Culture and Literatureen_US


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