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Honor Killings in the Twenty-First Century

  • Authors
  • Nicole Pope

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Nicole Pope
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  3. Nicole Pope
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  20. Nicole Pope
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  21. Back Matter
    Pages 211-223

About this book

Introduction

Thousands of women are murdered every year by close relatives for allegedly violating an unwritten social code or rebelling against the patriarchal order. The book examines the roots and evolution of honor-based violence, as well as the ongoing struggle to eradicate it worldwide.

Keywords

evolution religion Tradition violence women

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