War Rape

  • Michael BoylanEmail author
Part of the Library of Public Policy and Public Administration book series (LPPP, volume 12)


This essay will examine the phenomena of war rape by first examining its current prevalence, secondly, examining the normative grounds of the human rights claim protecting one from war rape and how attitudes might change, and thirdly exploring a possible public policy initiative that might lessen this horrific crime.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Marymount UniversityArlingtonUSA

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