Review of Joan McGregor: Is It Rape? On Acquaintance Rape and Taking Women's Consent Seriously
Law and Philosophy 25:6 (2006), pp. 663-672
8 Pages Posted: 19 Sep 2013
Date Written: June 1, 2005
The article is a review of Joan McGregor's book on rape, Is It Rape? On Acquaintance Rape and Taking Women's Consent Seriously. Topics addressed include: the legal definition of "rape"; rape understood as use of force to obtain sexual acts or understood as sex acts that lack consent; variability in legal definitions of rape according to jurisdiction (in the United States).
Keywords: Rape, Forced Sex, Sex without Consent, Joan McGregor, Joel Feinberg, Stephen Schulhofer, Fraud in the Inducement
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