Women as Weapons of War: Iraq, Sex, and the Media

TitleWomen as Weapons of War: Iraq, Sex, and the Media
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsOliver, Kelly
Number of Pages208
PublisherColumbia University Press
CityNew York

Ever since Eve tempted Adam with her apple, women have been regarded as a corrupting and destructive force. This book reveals how the media and the administration frequently use metaphors of weaponry to describe women and female sexuality and forge a deliberate link between notions of vulnerability and images of violence. [WorldCat]

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