Introduction ; Guide to transcription of interviews ; 1. "Sharing a Particular Pain": Researching Sexual Violence 2. A Central Issue: Sexual Violence and Feminist Theory 3. The Knowledge Explosion: An Overview of Previous Research 4. "It's Happened to Most Women": Sexual Violence as a Continuum 1 5. "It's Everywhere": Sexual Violence as a Continuum 2 6. "I'm Not Sure What To Call It But...": Defining Sexual Violence 7. Victims or Survivors?: Resistance, Coping and Survival 8. "It Leaves a Mark": Coping With the Long Term Consequences 9. "I'll Challenge It Now Wherever I See It" : From Individual Survival to Collective Resistance ; Notes.
Elizabeth A. Kelly CBE is the professor and director of the Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit, London Metropolitan University, the former head of the now-defunct Women's National Commission, and co-chair, along with Marai Larasi, of the End Violence Against Women Coalition.