Government Responses to Femicides in Latin America : A comparative case study of five Latin American countries
- Political Science
Worldwide, women face gender-based violence daily. Gender-based violence constitutes a growing problem in societies worldwide, and one in three women globally has experienced some sort of intimate ...
Analysis of the Concept of Femicide
- Handbook of Research on Digital Violence and Discrimination Studies
Femicide is intrinsically part of gender-based violence, and the two are inevitably linked at all levels. Yet, despite having a common origin, there is a need to analyze femicide as a problem that…
Identifying femicide locally and globally: Understanding the utility and accessibility of sex/gender-related motives and indicators
Femicide, the gender-related killing of women and girls, has received an unprecedented rise in international attention in the past decade, prompting increased discussions about how to define and…
Potrebujeme nový trestný čin - „Femicide“?
- Political Science
Problematika rodovo podmieneneho nasilia vo svete je starým problemom, možno povedať starým ako ľudstvo samo. Osobitnou kategoriou rodovo podmieneneho nasilia je vražda, obeťou ktorej je manžel,…
Society, Her or Me? An Explanatory Model of Intimate Femicide Among Male Perpetrators in Buenos Aires, Argentina
- SociologyFeminist Criminology
Intimate femicide perpetrators are rarely studied despite their important role as drivers of violence. This paper analyzes the explanatory narratives of men who intentionally killed their female…
The Killing of Women in “Sex Games Gone Wrong”: An Analysis of Femicides in Great Britain 2000–2018
- Psychology, MedicineViolence against women
The research highlights that the “sex game gone wrong” narrative has gained traction against a cultural backdrop of normalized bondage, domination, and sadomasochism (BDSM) within neoliberal political economy.
Transphobic Femicide: An Intersectional Perspective
As the visibility of the transgender population increases, so has the anti-trans violence, especially against transgender women. This chapter applies an intersectional perspective as a means of…
Hojarasca: una experiencia pedagógica y de creación artística alrededor del feminicidio
- Lúdica Pedagógica
Este artículo de reflexión aborda una experiencia de creación artística llamada Hojarasca, la cual tiene como eje de investigación el feminicidio en Colombia, sus causas, sus formas y sus tipologías.…
[Femicides in the city of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil].
- Psychology, MedicineCadernos de saude publica
The study's results show that femicide in Campinas is the main category of murders of women and the consequences of this type of violence are enormous in terms of human rights violations.