Sexual Violence and the Law in Japan (ASAA Women in Asia by Catherine Burns

By Catherine Burns

This ebook offers a close exam of judicial decision-making in eastern situations concerning sexual violence. It describes the tradition of 'eroticised violence' in Japan, which sees the female physique as culpable and the felony approach which inspires homogeneity and conformity in decision-making and indicates how the criminal constraints confronting ladies claiming sexual attacks are huge, immense. It comprises research of particular case reports and a dialogue of contemporary strikes to handle the problem.

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