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Honour Crimes

Abduh, J., The Crime of Family Honour (Cairo: Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, 1999)

 

Abu-Odeh, L., ‘Comparatively Speaking: The “Honor” of the “East” and the “Passion” of the “West”’, Utah Law Review, (1997)

 

Abu Odeh, L., ‘Crimes of Honour and the Construction of Gender in Arab Societies’ in Yamani, M., (ed.), Feminism and Islam: Legal and Literary Perspectives (London: Ithaca Press, 1996), 141-194

 

Al-Fanar, ‘Developments in the Struggle against the Murder of Women against the Background of so-called Family Honour’, Women Against Fundamentalism Journal, 6, (1995)

 

Andrade, V. R. P., ‘Criminologia e Feminismo’, in Baratta A., Streck L. and Andrade, V. (eds.), Editora Sulina (1999)

 

An-Na’im, A. A., ‘State Responsibility under International Human Rights Law to Change Religious and Customary Laws’ in Cook, R. J., (ed.), Human Rights of Women: National and International Perspectives (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1993)

 

American University—Referencing Jordan, Are the Perpetrators of Honor Killings Getting Away with Murder? Art. 340 of the Jordanian Penal Code Analyzed Under the Convention of the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, 16 Am. U. Int’l L. Rev. 1343 (2001)

 

Amnesty International & CODESRIA, ‘Monitoring and Investigating Sexual Violence’, (Basford: Russell Press Ltd., 2000)

 

Araji, Sharon K., Crimes of Honor and Shame: Violence against Women in Non-Western and Western Societies (University of Alaska Anchorage, 2000)

 

Baker, N. V., Gregware, P. R. & Cassidy M. A., 'Family Killing Fields: Honour Rationales in the Murder of Women', Violence Against Women, 5 (2) (February 1999)

 

Barsted, L. L., Metade ‘Vitimas, Metade Cumplices? A Violencia contra Mulheres nas Relacoes conjugais’,  in Dora, D., (ed.), Feminino e Masculino: A Igualdade e a Diferenca na Justica (Themis, 1997)

 

Besse, Crimes of Passion: The Campaign Against Wife Killing in Brazil 1910-1940, City College, City University of New York

 

Cheema, Moeen H., Judicial Patronage of “Honor Killings” in Pakistan: The Supreme Court’s Persistent Adherence to the Doctrine of Grave and Sudden Provocation, 14 Buff. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. 51 (2007)

 

Coomaraswamy, R. and Kois, L., ‘Violence Against Women’ in Askin, K. D. and D. M. Koening (eds.), Women and International Human Rights Law, Volume 1 (New York: Transnational Publishers, 1999)

 

Community Perceptions of Forced Marriage http://www.fco.gov.uk/Files/kfile/clureport.pdf

 

Coulson, N., ‘Regulation of Sexual Behaviour under Traditional Islamic Law’ in Al-Sayyid-Marsot A. L. (ed.), Society and the Sexes in Medieval Islam (Malibu, California: Undena, 1979)

 

The Crime Victim Compensation and Support Authority (Sweden), Information to Crime Victims (2007)

 

Egypt, Honour Killing in Egypt, The Association of Legal Aid for Women, Cairo (2005) http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/egm/vaw-gp-2005/docs/experts/khafagy.honorcrimes.pdf

 

Emory University School of Law—Referencing Jordan and Pakistan, Murder In the Name of Honor: Violence Against Women in Jordan and Pakistan, 14 Emory Int’l L. Rev. 1523 (2000)

 

EU, So-called 'honour crimes' - Council of Europe, Parliamentary Assembly Resolution 1327 (2003) http://assembly.coe.int/main.asp?link=http://assembly.coe.int/Documents/AdoptedText/ta03/ERES1327.htm

 

European Conference Report, Honour Related Violence Within a Global Perspective: Mitigation and Prevention in Europe, 7-8 Oct., 2004

 

Fadia Faqir, ‘Intrafamily Femicide in Defence of Honour: the Case of Jordan’ 22/1 Third World Quarterly, 2001, No.1, 65-82

 

Goodwin, J., The Price of Honour: Muslim Women, Lift the Veil of Silence on the Islamic World (London: Warner Books, 1995)

 

Government Offices of Sweden, Against violence and oppression: Combating men’s violence against women, violence and oppression in the name of honour and violence in same-sex relationships, Ministry for Integration and Gender Equality (2009)

 

Hassan, R., 'Feminism in Islam', in Young, S. and Young, K. (eds.), Feminism and World Religions (New York: State University of New York Press, 1999)

 

Hossain and Turner, ‘Abduction for Forced Marriage - Rights and Remedies in Bangladesh and Pakistan’, International Family Law, (April 2001), 15-24

 

Hossain and Welchman, eds., Honour: Crimes, Paradigms and Violence Against Women, (Zed Books Ltd. 2005)

 

Human Rights Watch, Honoring the Killers: Justice Denied For 'Honor' Crimes In Jordan, (April 2004) http://www.hrw.org/reports/2004/jordan0404/

 

Human Rights Watch, Women's Rights Project, Criminal Injustice: Violence Against Women in Brazil, October 1991, 20-26.

 

Hussain, “TAKE MY RICHES, GIVE ME JUSTICE”: A CONTEXTUAL ANALYSIS OF PAKISTAN'S HONOR CRIMES LEGISLATION, Harvard Journal of Law & Gender, Winter 2006

 

Husseini, Rana, Murder in the Name of Honor (Oneworld Publications, 2009).

 

IIAV, Honour Related Violence: European Resource Book and Good Practice (Stockholm: 2005). http://www.iiav.nl/epublications//2005/HRV2005.pdf

 

Jillani, T. H., ‘Implementing the Right to Marry – A View from the Pakistan Courts’, International Family Law, (April 2001), 25-29

 

Leader-Elliott, I., ‘Passion and insurrection in the law of sexual provocation’, in Naffisen, N., and Owens, R.J., Sexing the Subject of the Law (Sydney: Sweet and Maxwell, 1997)

 

Leonard, K., 'The Management of Desire: Sexuality and Marriage for Young South Asian Women in America' in Gupta, R. S. (ed.), Emerging Voices: South Asian American Women Redefine Self, Family, and Community (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 1999)

 

Luopajärvi, Honour Killings as Human Rights Violations, 2003, Institute for Human Rights, Åbo Akademi University, Finland http://www.abo.fi/instut/imr/norfa/Katja%20Luopa%20honour%20killings.pdf

 

Madek, KILLING DISHONOR: EFFECTIVE ERADICATION OF HONOR KILLING, Suffolk Transnational Law Review, Winter 2005

 

Maguigan, H., ‘Cultural Evidence and Male Violence: Are Feminist and Multiculturalist Reformers on a Collision Course in Criminal Courts?’, New York University Law Review, Volume 70 (1995)

 

Mahmud, J., ‘Crimes against Honour: Women in International Refugee Law’, Journal of Refugee Studies, Vol.9, No.4, (1996)

 

Mayer, A. E., Islam and Human Rights: Tradition and Politics, Third edition (Boulder: Westview Press, 1999)

 

Nelson, L. S., ‘The Defense of Honor: Is it Still Honored in Brazil?’ Wisconsin International Law Journal, 11 (1993), 531-536

 

Nesheiwat, Ferris K., Honor Crimes In Jordan: Their Treatment Under Islamic and Jordanian Criminal Laws, 23 Penn St. Int’l L. Rev. 251 (2004)

 

Nimry, Lubna Dawany, Crimes of Honour in Jordan and the Arab World

 

Palo, Stephanie, A Charade of Change: Qisas and Diyat Ordinance Allows Honor Killings to Go Unpunished in Pakistan, 15 U.C. Davis J. Int’l L. & Pol’y 93 (2008)

 

Plant, Honor Killings and the Asylum Gender Gap, Florida State University Journal of Transnational Law and Policy, Vol. 15 (2005)

 

Quraishi, Her Honor: An Islamic Critique of the Rape Laws of Pakistan from a Woman-Sensitve Perspective, originally published in the Michigan Journal of International Law (1997)

 

Scapini, M. A.,  ‘Acesso a Justica: Raca e Genero’, in Dora, D. (ed.), Feminino e Masculino: A Igualdade e a Diferenca na Justica (Themis, 1997)

 

Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Nadera, Femicide and the Palestinian Criminal Justice System, Law & Society Review (2002)

 

Siddiqui, H., ‘The Ties that Bind’, Index On Censorship, No.1., 2000, 50-53

 

Spatz, M., ‘A 'Lesser' Crime: A Comparative Study of Legal Defences for Men Who Kill Their Wives,’ Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems, 24 (1991), 597-638

 

Spierenburg, P., Men and Violence: Gender, Honour and Rituals in Modern Europe and America (Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1998)

 

Sweden, Ministry of Integration and Gender Equality, Action plan for combating men’s violence against women, violence and oppression in the name of honour and violence in same-sex relationships, (2007)

 

Terman, To Specify or Single Out: Should We Use the Term ―Honor Killing?

 

Thapar-Bjorkert, Dr. Suruchi, State policy, strategies and implementation in combating patriarchal violence, focusing on “honour related” violence, Integrationverket (2007).

 

Thomas, D. Q. and Levi, R. S., ‘Violence Against Women: An Introduction’ in Askin, K. D. and Koening D. M., (eds.), Women and International Human Rights Law (New York: Transnational Publishers, 1997)

 

Turkey, Turkish Civil and Penal Code Reforms from a Gender Perspective: The Success of Two Nationwide Campaigns, 1st Ed. Women for Women’s Human Rights, (Istanbul 2005) http://www.wwhr.org/images/CivilandPenalCodeReforms.pdf

 

Turkey, The Dynamics of Honor Killings in Turkey: Prospects for Action, Filiz Kardam, UNPF/UNDP/Population Association (November 2005) http://stop-stoning.org/node/37

 

United Kingdom, CPS Pilot Study on Forced Marriage and So-Called ‘Honor’ Crime—Findings (Crown Prosecution Service: 2008)

 

United Kingdom, Honour Based Violence Strategy Consultation (2008). http://www.gldvp.org.uk/module_images/ACPO%20HBV%20STRATEGY%20CONSULTATION.PDF

 

United Kingdom, University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies, The ‘Honour Crimes’ Project Materials & Resources webpage hosts a wide array of articles. Located at: http://www.soas.ac.uk/honourcrimes/resources/.

 

United Kingdom, CPS Recommendations on Future Work on Forced Marriage and So-Called “Honour” Crime, (December 2008) http://www.cps.gov.uk/publications/docs/forced_marriage_and_honour_crime_recommendations.pdf

 

United Nations, Zuhur, Considerations of Honor Crimes, FGM, Kidnapping/Rape, and Early Marriage in Selected Arab Nations, (2009) http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/egm/vaw_legislation_2009/Expert%20Paper%20EGMGPLHP%20_Aisha%20Gill%20revised_.pdf

 

United Nations, Ilkkaracan and Amado, Good Practices in Legislation on Violence against Women in Turkey and Problems of Implementation, (2008) http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/egm/vaw_legislation_2008/expertpapers/EGMGPLVAW%20Paper%20_Pinar%20Ilkkaracan%20and%20Liz%20Ercevik%20Amado_.pdf

 

United Nations, Gill, HONOUR KILLINGS AND THE QUEST FOR JUSTICE IN BLACK AND MINORITY ETHNIC COMMUNITIES IN THE U.K., (2009) http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/egm/vaw_legislation_2009/Expert%20Paper%20EGMGPLHP%20_Aisha%20Gill%20revised_.pdf

 

United Nations, In-depth Study on All Forms of Violence Against Women (2006). http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/vaw/SGstudyvaw.htm

 

United Nations, Integration of the Human Rights of Women and the Gender Perspective—Violence Against Women, International, regional and national developments in the area of violence against women --1994-2003

 

United Nations, Pervizat, TACKLING HONOUR IN THE AFTERMATH WITH A GOOD PRACTICE, (2009) http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/egm/vaw_legislation_2009/Expert%20Paper%20EGMGPLHP%20_Leyla%20Pervizat_.pdf

 

United Nations, Working towards the elimination of crimes against women committed in the name of honour, U.N. Doc A/RES/55/66, adopted Jan. 31, 2001.

 

United Nations, Working towards the elimination of crimes against women committed in the name of honour, U.N. Doc A/RES/57/179, adopted Jan. 30, 2003.

 

United Nations, Working towards the elimination of crimes against women committed in the name of honour, U.N. Doc A/RES/59/165, adopted Feb. 10, 2005.

 

United Nations, Working towards the elimination of crimes against women andgirls committed in the name of honour (2006). http://www.womenlobby.org/SiteResources/data/MediaArchive/Violence%20Centre/resources/Human%20Rights/Crimes%20of%20Honor%20-%20UN%20General%20Assembly%20Third%20Committee%20%20Resolution%202004.pdf

 

Welchman, Honour and Violence Against Women in Modern Shar’i Discourse (2007)

 

Welchman, Lynn, Women and Muslim Family Laws in Arab States, (Amsterdam Univ. Press: 2007)

 

Yefet, What’s the Constitution Got to Do with It? Regulating Marriage in Pakistan, 2009 Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy http://www.law.duke.edu/shell/cite.pl?17+Duke+J.+Gender+L.+&+Pol'y+347+pdf

 

Youssef, N., ‘Cultural Ideals, Feminine Behaviour and Family Control’, Comparative Studies in Society and History, 15(3) (1973)

 

 

 

 

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