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The Resource Dignity on trial : India's need for sound standards for conducting and interpreting forensic examinations of rape survivors, [researched and written by Aruna Kashyap]

Dignity on trial : India's need for sound standards for conducting and interpreting forensic examinations of rape survivors, [researched and written by Aruna Kashyap]

Label
Dignity on trial : India's need for sound standards for conducting and interpreting forensic examinations of rape survivors
Title
Dignity on trial
Title remainder
India's need for sound standards for conducting and interpreting forensic examinations of rape survivors
Statement of responsibility
[researched and written by Aruna Kashyap]
Title variation
  • India, dignity on trial
  • India's need for sound standards for conducting and interpreting forensic examinations of rape survivors
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Also available online via the Internet.
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Kashyap, Aruna
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Human Rights Watch (Organization)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rape victims
  • Rape victims
  • Rape
  • Trials (Rape)
  • Rape
  • Human rights
Label
Dignity on trial : India's need for sound standards for conducting and interpreting forensic examinations of rape survivors, [researched and written by Aruna Kashyap]
Link
http://www.hrw.org/en/reports/2010/09/06/dignity-trial-0
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Finger test -- Recommendations -- Methodology -- Terminology and scope -- Background -- The role of forensic evidence in sexual violence trials -- Problems with forensic evidence and its use in rape trials -- The use of the "finger test" -- Archaic theory in practice -- Perpetuating damaging stereotypes through medico-legal interpretations -- Undermining the confidence, character, and credibility of rape survivors -- Defense arguing survivors' consent -- Medico-legal findings a scientific myth -- Finger test results in repeated trauma -- "Habituation to sexual intercourse" legally untenable -- Finger test violates survivors' rights: an inhuman and degrading practice -- International law -- International standards
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
54 p.
Isbn
9781564326812
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn667261161
  • (OCoLC)667261161
Label
Dignity on trial : India's need for sound standards for conducting and interpreting forensic examinations of rape survivors, [researched and written by Aruna Kashyap]
Link
http://www.hrw.org/en/reports/2010/09/06/dignity-trial-0
Publication
Contents
Finger test -- Recommendations -- Methodology -- Terminology and scope -- Background -- The role of forensic evidence in sexual violence trials -- Problems with forensic evidence and its use in rape trials -- The use of the "finger test" -- Archaic theory in practice -- Perpetuating damaging stereotypes through medico-legal interpretations -- Undermining the confidence, character, and credibility of rape survivors -- Defense arguing survivors' consent -- Medico-legal findings a scientific myth -- Finger test results in repeated trauma -- "Habituation to sexual intercourse" legally untenable -- Finger test violates survivors' rights: an inhuman and degrading practice -- International law -- International standards
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
54 p.
Isbn
9781564326812
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn667261161
  • (OCoLC)667261161

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