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Case Study Part Three: Raising Consciousness—Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Armed Conflict

  • Alexandra Walker
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Abstract

This chapter introduces the shadow of gender in the global community: sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict. It analyses how the collective consciousness of the global community has evolved from pre-World War II to the present in response to sexual atrocities and conflict-related sexual violence.

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  • Alexandra Walker
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  1. 1.Centre for Social ImpactUNSW AustraliaSydneyAustralia

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