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Smith, Merril D., ed. "Encyclopedia of Rape." (Greenwood Publishing Group: 2004).

Stark, Christine and Rebecca Whisnant., eds. "Not for Sale: Feminists Resisting Prostitution and Pornography." (Spinif Express: 2004).

Woman, Inc. is an international project dedicated to highlighting and distributing educational and informative material about women's issues.

Joan Zorza, ed. "Violence Against Women." (Civic Research Institute, Inc: 2004). Volumes I and II. From the editor and publishers of the "Domestic Violence Report" and the "Sexual Assault Report," This two volume reference guide is a collection of the experiences and insights of leading professionals who work with victims of violence and, and who prosecute the perpetrators of such violence. It is a supirior source of information for professionals and students.

Narratives/Personal Accounts

Brison, Susan J. "Aftermath: Violence and the Remaking of Self." (Princeton University Press: 2003).

Venable Raine, Nancy. "After Silence: Rape and my Journey Back." (Crown: 1998).

Warsaw, Robin. "I Never Called It Rape." (Pearson: 2001).

Rape During War

EarthRights International has made available an online version of Betsy Apple's book "School for Rape: The Burmese Military and Sexual Violence," free to download from their website (66 pages + bibliography and footnotes).

Ehrenreich, Barbara. "Blood Rites; Origins and History of the Passions of War." (Virago Press: 1997).

Fraternity Cultures and Rape

Martin, P. Y., & Hummer, R. A. (1989). Fraternities and rape on campus. Gender and Society, 3, 457-473.

Boswell, A. A., & Spade, J. Z. (1996). Fraternities and collegiate rape culture: Why are some fraternities more dangerous places for women? Gender and Society, 10, 133-147.

Sanday, P. R. (1996). Rape-prone versus rape-free campus cultures. Violence Against Women, 2, 191-208.


De Becker, Gavin. "The Gift of Fear and Other Survival Signs that Protect Us From Violence" (Mass Market Paperback).

Snortland, Ellen B, Gavin De Becker and J. Stevens. "Beauty Bites Beast: Awakening the Warrior Within Women and Girls" (Lightning Source, 2001).


Hoigard, Cecilie and Liv Finstad. "Backstreets: Prostitution, Money and Love." (Pennsylvania State University Press: 1994).

The Prostitutes Education Network has links to online stores that sell books about prostition.


"In about 85 percent of
cases, sexual assaults
occur between people
who know each other."

Source: Diana Russell,
The Prevalence and Incidence of
Forcible Rape and Attempted Rape of Females, Victimology: An International Journal 7, 1-4 (1983).