'Honour': Crimes, Paradigms, and Violence Against Women Paperback – Nov 10 2005
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'This book must find its way to the shelves of every concerned lawyer, activist and citizen.' Nandini Sundar, Delhi University 'An extremely timely and insightful book.' Yakin Erturk, UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women 'This book is by far the best recent work on the issue and is indispensable reading.' Philip Alston, director of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, New York University School of Law 'This is an excellent contribution to debates about crimes of honour, violence against women, and the politics of culture.' Annelies Moors, ISIM chair at the University of Amsterdam 'Thoughtful and thought provoking, the volume is an indispensable tool for anyone seriously committed to eradicating violence against women in all communities.' Pragna Patel, Southall Black Sisters, London
About the Author
Sara Hossain is a barrister practicing at the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. Lynn Welchman is Senior Lecturer in the Law Department, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.
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