‘Honour’ Killing and Violence

Theory, Policy and Practice

  • Aisha K. Gill
  • Carolyn Strange
  • Karl Roberts

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction: ‘Honour’ and ‘Honour’-Based Violence: Challenging Common Assumptions

  3. Conceptual Frameworks

  4. Operationalising/Practices of Honour and Violence

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 237-244

About this book

Introduction

In this interdisciplinary collection leading experts and scholars from criminology, psychology, law and history provide a compelling analysis of practices and beliefs that lead to violence against women, men and children in the name 'honour'.

Keywords

children crime criminology girls psychology Tradition violence women

Editors and affiliations

  • Aisha K. Gill
    • 1
  • Carolyn Strange
    • 2
  • Karl Roberts
    • 3
  1. 1.University of RoehamptonUK
  2. 2.Australian National UniversityAustralia
  3. 3.University of Western SydneyAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137289568
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-28955-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28956-8
  • About this book