The Resource A New Approach to the History of Violence : "Sexual Assault" and "Sexual Abuse" in Europe, 1500-1850

A New Approach to the History of Violence : "Sexual Assault" and "Sexual Abuse" in Europe, 1500-1850

Label
A New Approach to the History of Violence : "Sexual Assault" and "Sexual Abuse" in Europe, 1500-1850
Title
A New Approach to the History of Violence
Title remainder
"Sexual Assault" and "Sexual Abuse" in Europe, 1500-1850
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Contributor
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Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
On the basis of the example of sexualized violence in Zurich between 1500 and 1850, the study criticizes the reduction of violence to illegitimate physical harm and discusses how a history of interpersonal violence in pre-modern Europe could be further developed
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
364.1530940903
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6593.E85 .L384 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Central European Histories
Label
A New Approach to the History of Violence : "Sexual Assault" and "Sexual Abuse" in Europe, 1500-1850
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; List of Tables and Diagrams; Chapter 1 Getting to Grips-Methodological Clarifications; 1.1 Between the Disciplines-Violence as a Research Problem; 1.2 Violence-Questions of Definition; 1.3 "Sexual Assault" and "Sexual Abuse" in Zurich-An Example of Violence in Europe; 1.4 Sexualized Violence-Research Tendencies; 1.5 Court Records-Specific Speech Actions in Written Form; Chapter 2 Rape and Sexual Abuse in Zurich-Empirical Findings; 2.1 "Sexual Assault" and "Sexual Abuse"-Grey Areas in Medicine, Law and Theology; 2.2 Step by Step-On the Way to the Court
  • 2.3 Cases-Much in the Dark2.4 Women-Between Respectability and Prostitution; 2.5 Children-Little Adults, or Not Adults at All; 2.6 "Real" Men-Men "in Need"; 2.7 Social Environment-Sanctioning, Being in the Know, Intervening; 2.8 Trials at Court-Prosecuting, Defending, Negotiating; 2.9 Focus on the Body-Little Space for Emotions; 2.10 "Judging Right"-Sin as a Public Order Offense; Chapter 3 The Case for Historicizing Violence-Programmatic Perspectives; 3.1 Historicizing of Violence as a Project-What are the Challenges?; 3.2 Understanding Violence-What Makes Violence What It is?
  • 3.3 Constellations of Violence-Who Acts in What Way?3.4 The Meaning of Violence-What is the Problem?; 3.5 Violence as Taboo and Non-taboo-How Does Violence Become a Topic?; Appendix: Tables; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn910816158
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004297289
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b33071913
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910816158
  • pebco9004297286

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