Onsider the relationship between gender and violence in any two texts

Include Abstract of approx 250 words at beginning.
The abstract should summarise the major argument(s) or findings of the essay, whilst conveying a sense of the interest and innovation of your ideas. Please remember that is NOT a repetition of your essay s introduction, but an overall summary of the project. Marks will be awarded here for the clarity and succinctness of your points and their expression.


Violence, in the service of the modern self, preserves individuality and forestalls the possibility of fusion with the dangerous not-self. Violence, as a modern strategy, guarantees both individual and social control, while maintaining and perpetuating hierarchy and inequality. Suzanne E Hatty.
Consider the relationship between gender and violence in any two texts.


Include full bibliography
John Fowles, The Collector
Ian McEwan, The Comfort of Strangers