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Author Boesten, Jelke

Title Sexual violence and justice in postconflict Peru / Jelke Boesten and Melissa Fisher
Published Washington, DC : U.S. Institute of Peace, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (10 pages)
Series Special report ; 310
Special report (United States Institute of Peace) ; 310
Contents Continuum of violence -- Sexual violence and the international community -- Transitional justice in Peru -- Conclusion : justice and citizenship
Summary This report informs the international community on the continuum of sexual violence in Peru, current legal practices in domestic courts, and the barriers that victim-survivors face in seeking justice. The recommendations are based on testimonies from victim-survivors of the internal conflict between Shining Path and the counterinsurgency in the 1980s and 1990s
Notes "June 2012."
Title from PDF caption (viewed on June 12, 2012)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 9-10)
Subject Criminal justice, Administration of -- Peru
Rape as a weapon of war -- Peru
Rape -- Peru
Sex crimes -- Peru
Sexual abuse victims -- Peru
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Rape as a weapon of war.
Sex crimes.
Sexual abuse victims.
Form Electronic book
Author Fisher, Melissa
United States Institute of Peace