The purpose of this research is to discuss and examine the practice of honor killings with a special focus on Jordan and its violation of international human rights law specifically women's right. After discussing the relationship between violence against women, discrimination against women and their link to honor killings, the discussion will focus on honor killings in Jordan and the local policies used in Jordanian legislations that discriminate against women and imply governmental tolerance of discriminatory acts against Jordanian women.
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(2008).Honor Killings: Cultural and Legal Implications in Jordan and its Obligations towards International Human Rights Law [Thesis, the American University in Cairo]. AUC Knowledge Fountain.
Dino, Rana. Honor Killings: Cultural and Legal Implications in Jordan and its Obligations towards International Human Rights Law. 2008. American University in Cairo, Thesis. AUC Knowledge Fountain.
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