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American honor killings : desire and rage among men

Author: David McConnell
Publisher: New York, New York : Akashic Books, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In American Honor Killings, David McConnell explores the roots of hatred and male sexual violence by examining a series of murders of gay men that are among the most notorious crimes of our era. Through jailhouse interviews and painstaking research, McConnell creates shockingly intimate portraits of the killers' inner lives."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David McConnell
ISBN: 9781617751325 1617751324
OCLC Number: 783154101
Awards: Stonewall/Fishman Award winner, 2014.
Description: 256 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Author's note --
Introduction: Species And Reality --
Matson, Mowder, And The Williams Brothers, 1999: --
Education --
War --
Escape --
Bad-Good, Not Good --
Domer, Qualls, And Madden, 2007: --
Nervous --
Wild --
Oklahoma --
Los Angeles and truth --
Pretty Mouth: --
Parrish, Rawlings, Hollis, And Flythe, 2008: --
Gangs And Loners --
Weber And Katehis, 2009: --
Boy, man --
John's version --
DVD --
Discrepancies --
Trial --
Time --
Destruction --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: by David McConnell.
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"In American Honor Killings, David McConnell explores the roots of hatred and male sexual violence by examining a series of murders of gay men that are among the most notorious crimes of our era. Through jailhouse interviews and painstaking research, McConnell creates shockingly intimate portraits of the killers' inner lives."--Page 4 of cover.

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