Women's Reputation and Harassment in Jordan

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Women's Reputation and Harassment in Jordan

Type: Article / Letter to editor
Title: Women's Reputation and Harassment in Jordan
Author: Droeber, J.
Journal Title: ISIM Newsletter
Issue: 1
Volume: 9
Start Page: 34
End Page: 34
Pages: 1
Publisher: ISIM, Leiden
Issue Date: 2002
Keywords: Jordan
Abstract: Much has been written recently about the so-called 'crimes of honour' in Jordan. By now, the facts and fiction about those heinous crimes have become widely known. According to official statistics, about 25 women on average are killed every year for the sake of their families' 'honour'. The number of deaths that could also be categorized as such crimes but are recorded as suicides or accidents is much higher.
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/17575

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