Date rape: A feminist analysis

@article{Pineau2021DateRA,
  title={Date rape: A feminist analysis},
  author={Lois Pineau},
  journal={Law and Philosophy},
  year={2021},
  volume={8},
  pages={217-243}
}
  • L. Pineau
  • Published 1 February 1989
  • Law
  • Law and Philosophy
This paper shows how the mythology surrounding rape enters into a criterion of ‘reasonableness’ which operates through the legal system to make women vulnerable to unscrupulous victimization. It explores the possibility for changes in legal procedures and presumptions that would better serve women's interests and leave them less vulnerable to sexual violence. This requires that we reformulate the criterion of consent in terms of what is reasonable from a woman's point of view. 
Unwanted Sex: The Culture of Intimidation and the Failure of Law
Unchecked abuses disappointing reforms fear and desire the search for solutions feminist conceptions/judicial innovations the missing entitlement - sexual autonomy sexual coercion - the problem of
SURVIVING SEXUAL VIOLENCE: A PHILOSOPHICAL PERSPECTIVE
This chapter examines sexual assault from the point of view of a survivor, indicating that its consequences extend beyond the emotional or physical. Philosophical issues are raised by this
Rape and Communicative Agency: Reflections in the Lake at L–
Freud's case study of “Dora” ignores indications that her symptoms might have resulted from a fear of rape. Drawing on feminist adaptations of Lacan, this paper suggests that fear of rape may serve
Re-presenting narratives of rape: examining constructions of the victim, voice and feminism under rape law reform
Thesis (M.A.)--Wichita State University, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Dept. of English.
Keeping the ‘Lady’ Safe: The Regulation of Femininity through Crime Prevention Literature
Rape and the fear of rape have been understood by numerous feminists as an ideological weapon used by men to subordinate women. This paper argues that this analysis of power is overly reductive. The
‘Dogfuck rapeworld’: Omegaverse fanfiction as a critical tool in analyzing the impact of social power structures on intimate relationships and sexual consent
This article examines the Omegaverse – a subgenre of sexually explicit fanfiction – and its engagement with issues of socially constructed power differentials and sexual consent. I argue that sexua...
Rape as an Essentially Contested Concept
Because “rape” has such a powerful appraisive meaning, how one defines the term has normative significance. Those who define rape rigidly so as to exclude contemporary feminist understandings are
Exploring Rape Myths, Gendered Norms, Group Processing, and the Social Context of Rape Among College Women
TLDR
Key findings indicated many of these college women utilized rape myths and norms within their peer groups to interpret rape scenarios, critical in understanding how college women define rape.
Rape in the Nordic Countries
appreciate the challenges in assuming a ‘Nordic exceptionalism’ when it comes to rape and sexual violence. The chapters in this book demonstrate the continuities and differences within Nordic
Postfeminist sexual agency: Young women’s negotiations of sexual consent
Standard models of sexual consent in sexual violence prevention campaigns suppose that women, as free and autonomous agents, are in control of their sexuality and are able to ‘just say no’ to