By Louise du Toit
This booklet bargains a serious feminist standpoint at the largely debated subject of transitional justice and forgiveness. Louise Du Toit examines the phenomenon of rape with a feminist philosophical discourse relating women’s or ‘feminine’ subjectivity and selfhood. She demonstrates how the hierarchical dichotomy of male lively as opposed to girl passive sexuality – which obscures the real nature of rape – is embedded within the dominant western symbolic body. via a Hegelian and phenomenological interpreting of first-person money owed via rape sufferers, she excavates an realizing of rape that still starts off to open up a fashion out of the denial and destruction of woman sexual subjectivity.
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