Mothers, Monsters, Whores
Women's Violence in Global Politics
Gentry, Caron E.
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Zed Books, Limited|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $32.95|
| Book Description: |
Provides an empirical study of women's violence in global politics. This book looks at military women who engage in torture; the 'Black Widows'; suicide bombers; and the women who directed and participated in genocides in Bosnia and Rwanda. It analyses the biological, psychological and sexualized stereotypes through which women are depicted.