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The Resource In honor of Fadime : murder and shame, Unni Wikan ; translated by Anna Paterson

In honor of Fadime : murder and shame, Unni Wikan ; translated by Anna Paterson

Label
In honor of Fadime : murder and shame
Title
In honor of Fadime
Title remainder
murder and shame
Statement of responsibility
Unni Wikan ; translated by Anna Paterson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Member of
Summary
A heartbreaking story of the murder of young Fadime Sahindal by her own father analyzes similar honor killings around the world and examines the concept of honor in historical and cross-cultural depth
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263587
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.83
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Swedish
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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murder and shame
Label
In honor of Fadime : murder and shame, Unni Wikan ; translated by Anna Paterson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Fadime, in remembrance -- Sara: "too Swedish" for a right to live -- Pela, or history repeats itself -- What is honor? -- The cross-cultural context of honor killing -- Virginity, virility, and honor -- At a trial -- Little sister, thirteen years old -- A mother's story -- Naive or primitive? -- Strength born from grief -- Intermission : honor in the courtroom -- Nadia's case : another question of honor --The Zedini case : was honor at stake? -- The L诲enskog murder : rethinking honor -- The man in the woods -- The mother -- Speaking in parliament -- Integration -- At stake : a perception of humanity -- Longing for a family
Control code
000042110512
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Revised and extended, partly rewritten version.
Extent
305 p.
Isbn
9780226896861
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Label
In honor of Fadime : murder and shame, Unni Wikan ; translated by Anna Paterson
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Fadime, in remembrance -- Sara: "too Swedish" for a right to live -- Pela, or history repeats itself -- What is honor? -- The cross-cultural context of honor killing -- Virginity, virility, and honor -- At a trial -- Little sister, thirteen years old -- A mother's story -- Naive or primitive? -- Strength born from grief -- Intermission : honor in the courtroom -- Nadia's case : another question of honor --The Zedini case : was honor at stake? -- The L诲enskog murder : rethinking honor -- The man in the woods -- The mother -- Speaking in parliament -- Integration -- At stake : a perception of humanity -- Longing for a family
Control code
000042110512
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Revised and extended, partly rewritten version.
Extent
305 p.
Isbn
9780226896861
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)

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