Janice Raymond

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Janice G. Raymond, född 1942 i Rhode Island[1], är en professor emeritus i kvinnostudier och medicinsk etik vid University of Massachusetts. Hon är också en aktivist med långvarigt engagemang i den feministiska rörelsen. Hon är författare till fem böcker och ett stort antal artiklar. I dessa böcker och artiklar har hon diskuterat feministisk teori, våld mot kvinnor, kvinnors hälsa, transsexualism, biomedicin, prostitution med mera.

Utmärkelser[redigera | redigera wikitext]

2007 mottog hon “International Woman Award, 2007” från "Zero Tolerance Trust" i Glasgow, Scotland.[2]

1986 utnämndes hennes bok "A Passion for Friends: a Philosophy of Female Friendship" till bästa facklitterära bok i UK magazine, City Limits.[3]

Prostitution och trafficking[redigera | redigera wikitext]

År 2000 var hon medförfattare till en av de första studierna om trafficking i USA, Sex Trafficking in the United States: Links Between International and Domestic Sex Industries.[4] 2002 var hon medförfattare och redaktör till en studie i Filippinerna, Indonesien, Thailand, Venezuela och USA: Women in the International Migration Process: Patterns, Profiles and Health Consequences of Sexual Exploitation.[5]

Publiceringar[redigera | redigera wikitext]

Böcker[redigera | redigera wikitext]

  • Raymond J. The Transsexual Empire (1979 and 1994; reprinted by Teachers College, Columbia University, New York; Editions du Seuil, Paris)
  • Raymond J. A Passion for Friends (1986 and 2001: Beacon Press, Boston; the Women's Press, London; Frauenoffensive, Munich; reprinted by Spinifex Press, Melbourne)
  • Raymond J. RU 486: Misconceptions, Myths and Morals (1991: Spinifex Press, Melbourne; Konkret Literatur Verlag, Hamburg; Narigrantha Prabartan, Dhaka, Bangladesh)
  • Raymond J. Women as Wombs: Reproductive Technologies and the Battle Over Women's Freedom (1993: HarperSanFrancisco; Spinifex Press, Melbourne; Frauenoffensive, Munich)
  • The Sexual Liberals and the Attack on Feminism by Dorchen Leidholdt and Janice Raymond, published 1990 by Pergammon Press ISBN 0-08-037457-3

Artiklar[redigera | redigera wikitext]

  • Raymond J. Report to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women: Prostitution and Trafficking (1995: Coalition Against Trafficking in Women).
  • “Prostitution on Demand.” Violence Against Women, 10 (10) Oktober 2004: 1156-1186.
  • “Ten Reasons for Not Legalizing Prostitution and a Legal Response to the Demand for Prostitution.” In Prostitution, Trafficking and Traumatic Stress. Ed. by Melissa Farley. Binghamton: Haworth Press, 2004: 315-332. Översatt till ett flertal språk.
  • “The New UN Trafficking Protocol.” Women’s Studies International Forum, 25 (5) 2002: 491-502.
  • Hynes, H. Patricia and Janice G. Raymond. “Put in Harm’s Way: The Health Consequences of Sex Trafficking in the United States.” In Policing the National Body: Race, Gender, and Criminalization. Ed. by Jael Silliman and Anannya Bhattacharjee. Boston: South End Press. 2002: 197-229.
  • “Class Matters: Yes It Does.” In Women and Social Class- International Feminist Perspectives.” Ed. by Christine Zmroczek and Pat Mahony. University College Press, London (Taylor and Francis Group), 1999: 105-113.
  • Los Angeles Times. “Perspective on Human Rights: Prostitution is Rape That’s Paid For,” December 11, 1995, p. B6.
  • Los Angeles Times. "RU 486: Miracle Drug Turns Nasty." April 11, 1993, p.M5.

Externa länkar[redigera | redigera wikitext]

Referenser[redigera | redigera wikitext]

  1. ^ Raymond, Janice: Forskning om kvinnlig vänskap. Stockholm 1989
  2. ^ Cate Devine (2007-05-18). ”The woman risking her life to end a modern slave trade”. Herald Scotland. http://www.heraldscotland.com/the-woman-risking-her-life-to-end-a-modern-slave-trade-1.840017. Läst 23 mars 2010. 
  3. ^ City Limits, 16–23 October 1986, p.93.
  4. ^ http://action.web.ca/home/catw/readingroom.shtml?x=16939
  5. ^ ”Traffick Study TOC PGMKR” (PDF). http://action.web.ca/home/catw/attach/CATW%20Comparative%20Study%202002.pdf. Läst 23 mars 2010.