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Gendercide, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
Gendercide
Title
Gendercide
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explores numerous aspects of gendercide around the world, including the relationship between sex-selection abortion and gendercide, the relationship between gender-related violence and genocide, and those who are the target of gendercide
Member of
Summary
Shares different perspectives on issues surrounding gendercide, discussing common practices in developing and developed countries, the relationship between gender-related violence and genocide, and who the targets of gendercide are
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10318827
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1237
LC item number
.G44 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Berlatsky, Noah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexism
  • Sex role
  • Sex preselection
  • Sex of children, Parental preferences for
  • Women
  • Women
  • Genocide
  • Genocide
  • Sex of children, Parental preferences for
  • Sex preselection
  • Sex role
  • Sexism
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women
  • Gender role
  • Sex role
  • Sex preselection
  • Sexism
  • Genocide
  • Victims of crimes
  • Women
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Gendercide, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-209) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Abortion of girls is a problem in India
  • Gursharan Singh Kainth
  • Gendercide of girls in China has driven the growth of sex trafficking
  • Susan Tiefenbrun and Christie J. Edwards
  • Worldwide human trafficking is a myth
  • Zbigniew Dumienski
  • ch. 2.
  • What are common practices of gendercide in developed countries?
  • British immigrant communities commit gendercide via sex-selective abortion
  • Kishwar Desai
  • ch. 1.
  • Stoking fears that British immigrant communities commit gendercide is only aimed at limiting abortion
  • Jennie Bristow
  • Sex-selective abortion must be banned in the United States to prevent gendercide of girls
  • Keith Fournier
  • Banning sex-selective abortion in the United States will only increase sexism and the gendercide of girls
  • Michelle Goldberg
  • Selective abortions prompt call for later ultrasounds
  • Huffington Post
  • Restricting ultrasound information in Canada is morally wrong and will not prevent gendercide
  • Heather Mallick
  • What are common practices of gendercide in developing countries?
  • ch. 3.
  • What is the relationship between gender-related violence and genocide?
  • Gendercide is closely related to genocide
  • Heather McRobie
  • Gendercide is genocide
  • Rita Banerji
  • Mass rape of women can be a form of genocide
  • Anthony Marino
  • Rape of men is often unacknowledged during genocide
  • Will Storr
  • Sex-selective abortion is leading to unprecedented gendercide in the developing world
  • Violence against women was an important part of the Holocaust
  • Rochelle Saidel
  • ch. 4.
  • Who is the target of gendercide?
  • Islamic culture targets women for gendercide
  • Alexander Christie-Miller
  • Honor killings of Muslim males in the west
  • Daniel Pipes
  • Blood feuds are gendercide against men in the Balkans
  • Adam Jones
  • The Economist
  • Women are targeted for violence in war
  • Sandra I. Cheldelin
  • Men are disproportionally targeted for violence and gendercide
  • David Benatar
  • Sex selection in the developing world today is neither unprecedented nor gendercide
  • Edgar Dahl
  • China's one-child policy has contributed to the abortion of girls
  • Anu Liisanantti and Karin Beese
Control code
ocn857740767
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9780737770049
Lccn
2013049624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1367340
System control number
(OCoLC)857740767
Label
Gendercide, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-209) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Abortion of girls is a problem in India
  • Gursharan Singh Kainth
  • Gendercide of girls in China has driven the growth of sex trafficking
  • Susan Tiefenbrun and Christie J. Edwards
  • Worldwide human trafficking is a myth
  • Zbigniew Dumienski
  • ch. 2.
  • What are common practices of gendercide in developed countries?
  • British immigrant communities commit gendercide via sex-selective abortion
  • Kishwar Desai
  • ch. 1.
  • Stoking fears that British immigrant communities commit gendercide is only aimed at limiting abortion
  • Jennie Bristow
  • Sex-selective abortion must be banned in the United States to prevent gendercide of girls
  • Keith Fournier
  • Banning sex-selective abortion in the United States will only increase sexism and the gendercide of girls
  • Michelle Goldberg
  • Selective abortions prompt call for later ultrasounds
  • Huffington Post
  • Restricting ultrasound information in Canada is morally wrong and will not prevent gendercide
  • Heather Mallick
  • What are common practices of gendercide in developing countries?
  • ch. 3.
  • What is the relationship between gender-related violence and genocide?
  • Gendercide is closely related to genocide
  • Heather McRobie
  • Gendercide is genocide
  • Rita Banerji
  • Mass rape of women can be a form of genocide
  • Anthony Marino
  • Rape of men is often unacknowledged during genocide
  • Will Storr
  • Sex-selective abortion is leading to unprecedented gendercide in the developing world
  • Violence against women was an important part of the Holocaust
  • Rochelle Saidel
  • ch. 4.
  • Who is the target of gendercide?
  • Islamic culture targets women for gendercide
  • Alexander Christie-Miller
  • Honor killings of Muslim males in the west
  • Daniel Pipes
  • Blood feuds are gendercide against men in the Balkans
  • Adam Jones
  • The Economist
  • Women are targeted for violence in war
  • Sandra I. Cheldelin
  • Men are disproportionally targeted for violence and gendercide
  • David Benatar
  • Sex selection in the developing world today is neither unprecedented nor gendercide
  • Edgar Dahl
  • China's one-child policy has contributed to the abortion of girls
  • Anu Liisanantti and Karin Beese
Control code
ocn857740767
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9780737770049
Lccn
2013049624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1367340
System control number
(OCoLC)857740767

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