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Honour, violence, women and Islam

Author: Mohammad Mazher Idriss; Tahir Abbas
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why are honour killings and honour-related violence (HRV) so important to understand? What do such crimes represent? And how does HRV fit in with Western views and perceptions of Islam? This title examines the concept of HRV against women in general and Muslim women in particular.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Honour, violence, women and Islam.
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2011
(DLC) 2010003040
(OCoLC)457164672
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mohammad Mazher Idriss; Tahir Abbas
ISBN: 0203846982 9780203846988 9781282732742 1282732749
OCLC Number: 658056312
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 242 pages)
Contents: Honour, violence, women and Islam: an introduction / Mohammad Mazher Idriss --
Honour-related violence towards South Asian Muslim women in the UK: a crisis of masculinity and cultural revisionism in the context of Islamophobia and the 'war on terror' / Tahir Abbas --
The silencing of women from the Pakistani Muslim Mirpuri community in violent relationships / Zahira Latif --
"There is nothing 'honourable' about honour killings" : gender, violence and the limits of multiculturalism / Veena Meetoo and Heidi Safia Mirza --
Collective crimes, collective victims: a case study of the murder of Banaz Mahmod / Joanne Payton --
Honour and shame in domestic homicide: a critical analysis of the provocation defence / Anna Carline --
Does the Qur'an condone domestic violence? / Sadir Kausar, Sjaad Hussain and Mohammad Mazher Idriss --
The construction of 'honour' in Indian criminal law: an Indian lawyer's perspective / Geeta Ramaseshan --
Men's violence and women's responsibility: mothers' stories about honour violence / Åsa Eldén --
Lack of due diligence: judgements of crimes of honour in Turkey / Leylâ Pervizat --
A comparative study of the reform work conducted in Asia and Europe to combat violence and 'so-called' honour murders / Rana Husseini --
Ending honour crimes in sub-Saharan Africa: looking at a long hard death / Nancy Kaymar Stafford --
Conversations across borders: men and honour-related violence in the UK and Sweden / Suruchi Thapar-Björkert --
Tackling 'crimes of honour': evaluating the social and legal responses for combating forced marriages in the UK / Samia Bano --
Reconfiguring 'honour'-based violence as a form of gendered violence / Aisha Gill.
Other Titles: Honor, violence, women and Islam
Responsibility: edited by Mohammad Mazher Idriss and Tahir Abbas.

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