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Flashcards in Feminism- Rape Deck (3)
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1

Brownmiller

Rose is a conscious act by men to retain control
Preformed by relatively few men but serves purpose for all males

2

Smart

Rape is 'normal' to an extent
Women are expected to engage in sexual bargaining
Smart talks about images of women in the media and attractiveness of females is stressed from an early age

3

Messerschmidt

Powerless men use wife beating, violent rape and even murder to reassert masculine control when threatened by women