9781851687596

Murder in the Name of Honor The True Story of One Woman's Heroic Fight Against an Unbelievable Crime

by
  • ISBN13:

    9781851687596

  • ISBN10:

    1851687599

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 9/1/2011
  • Publisher: Oneworld Publications

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $19.95 Save up to $10.14
  • Rent Book $12.97
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    TERM
    PRICE
    DUE

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The Used and Rental copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Chewing gum, laughing at a joke in the street, wearing make-up or a short skirt, choosing a boyfriend or husband, or being raped by a brother. All cited as 'honorable' motives for murder.

Author Biography

Journalist, feminist, and human rights defender, Rana Husseini is one of the world's most influential investigative journalists, whose reporting has put violence against women on the public agenda around the world. She is the recipient of numerous awards for bravery in journalism, and a regular speaker at major international events.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. ix
Introductionp. xi
Murder in Ammanp. 1
Interview with a Killerp. 8
Honour as an Excusep. 19
Bound by Honourp. 31
Excusing Murderp. 45
We Fought the Law ...p. 51
The Royal March for Justicep. 60
Opening the Floodgatesp. 68
Changing Attitudesp. 81
Two Steps Backp. 89
A World of Honourp. 101
Love, Honour and Obeyp. 157
Chaos in Europep. 183
Honour in the USAp. 203
The Road to Real Honourp. 214
Notesp. 223
Acknowledgementsp. 231
Indexp. 239
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review