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By Lisa M. Cuklanz,Heather McIntosh

Documenting Gendered Violence explores the intersections of documentary and gendered violence. a number of individuals examine representations via grounded textual analyses of key motion pictures and movies, together with Sex Crimes Unit (2011) and The Invisible warfare (2012),and different documentary texts together with Youtube, images, and theater. different chapters use research and interviews to discover how gender violence matters impression creation and the way those documentaries develop into a part of collaborations and information movements.

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