... into the same gotra': Understanding Khap-Directed 'Honour Killings' in Northern India; 9 'All they think about is honour': The Murder of ...
... in Chechnya. Domestic violence is a problem. Honour killings still take place and there are reasons to believe that the number of honour killings have increased during the last years. Bride-kidnapping is an old ...
Images of covered women, together with stories of honor killings and forced marriages, continue to retain their currency in media ...
... sexual relations amongst lesbians, promiscuity, honour killings, abortion...); civil code (polygamy for men, men's right to divorce, ...
Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Rojin; 2 Honor and Shame; 3 Pinar; 4 Born Unequal; 5 Nasreen; 6 Harmful Practices; 7 ... order. The book examines the roots and evolution of honor-based violence, as well as the ongoing struggle to eradicate it ...