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Adinkrah, Mensah. (1999, August). Spousal Homicide in Fiji. Homicide Studies, 3(3), 215-240.
Albuquerque, Pedro H. & Prasad Vemala. (2008, March 22). A Statistical Evaluation of Femicide Rates in
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Arin, Canan. (2001, July). Femicide in the Name of Honor in Turkey. Violence Against Women, 7(7), 821-826.
Bernstein, Nina & Leslie Kaufman. (2004, October 22). Women Likelier to Be Slain By a Partner Than a Stranger.
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Black, Debra. (2000, December 4). 88 and Counting…Toronto Star, Section: Entertainment, p.EN01.
Bosco, Fernando J. (2007, November 15). Mother-Activism and the Geographic Conundrum of Social
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Bricault, Sarah. (2007, October 4). Professor Shares the ‘Invisible Stories of Guatemala.
Broeske, Pat H. (2006, May 21). 400 Dead Women: Now Hollywood Is Intrigued. New York Times,
Burgess, Ann Wolbert, Allen G. Burgess, Steven A. Koehler, Joseph Dominick, & Cyril H. Wecht (2005, Winter).
Age-Based Factors in Femicide. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 1(4), 151-158.
Bunting, Helen. (2008, February 19). Women and Daughter Killed in Chile’s Latest Femicide. The Santiago Times,
Bunting, Helen. (2008, February 6). Femicides in Chile: 10 So Far This Year; Three in 24 Hours. Santiago Times,
Bunting, Helen. (2008, January 24). Three Femicides Recorded So Far in 2008.
Buzzelle, Stanley and Carol Mueller. (2005). Feminism Meets Human Rights: The International Compaign to
Stop Femicide in Juarez. Conference Papers – International Studies Association, 2005 Annual Meeting, Istanbul,
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Campbell, Jacquelyn C. (2004, December). Helping Women Understand Their Risk in Situations of Intimate
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Campbell, Jacquelyn, Carolyn Block, & Robin Thompson. (1999). Femicide and Fatality Review. Next
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Campbell, Jacquelyn, Nancy Glass, Phyllis W. Sharps, Kathryn Laughton & Tina Bloom. (2007, July). Intimate
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Campbell, Jacquelyn C. & Carol W. Runyan. (1998). Femicide: Guest Editors’ Introduction. Homicide Studies,
2(4), 347-352.
Campbell, Jacquelyn C., Karen L. Soeken, Judith McFarlane, & Barbara Parker. (1998). Risk Factors for Femicide
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Campbell, Jacquelyn C., Daniel Webster, Jane Koziol-McLain, Carolyn Block, Doris Campbell, Mary Ann Curry,
Faye Gary, Nancy Glass, Judith McFarlane, Carolyn Sachs, Phyllis Sharps, Yvonne Ulrich, Susan A. Wilts,
Jennifer Manganello, Xiao Xu, Janet Schollenberger, Victoria Frye, & Kathryn Laughon. (2003, July). Risk Factors
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Campbell, Jacquelyn, Claudia Garcia-Moreno & Phyllis Sharps. (2004, July). Abuse During Pregnancy in
Industrialized and Developing Countries. Violence Against Women, 10(7), 770-789.
Campbell, Jacquelyn C., Daniel W. Webster & Nancy Glass. (2008, forthcoming). The Danger Assessment:
Validation of a Lethality Risk Assessment Instrument for Intimate Partner Femicide. Journal of Interpersonal
Violence, forthcoming.
Caputi, Jane & Diana E.H. Russell. (1990, September/October) Femicide: Speaking the Unspeakable. Ms.: The
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Carcedo Cabanas, Ana & Monserrat Sagot Rodriguez. (2002, March). Femicide in Costa Rica: Mortal Balance.
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Organizacion Panamericana de la Salud.
Center for Gender and Refugee Studies, UC Hastings. (2005, November). Getting Away with Murder:
Guatemala’s Failure to Protect Women and Rodi Alvarado’s Quest for Safety.
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Cevallos, Diego. (2007, February). Law on Violence Against Women - Necessary but Not Sufficient:
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Cevallos, Diego. (2004, July 6). Guatemala: ‘Femicide’ Grows with 1,3000 Women Murdered Since 2001.
Cevallos, Diego. (2003, July 23). México: Fox Takes Over Probe of Murders in ‘Femicide Capital’, Inter Press
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CLADEM. (2007, March 2). Executive Summary: Monitoring of Femicide/Feminicide in El Salvador, Guatemala,
Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua and Panama.
A Conversation with Eve Ensler: Femicide in the Congo. (2007, September 17)
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Dobash, R. Emerson, Russell P. Dobash, Kate Cavanagh & Ruth Lewis. (2004, June). Not and Ordinary Killer; Just
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Dobash, R. Emerson, Russell P. Dobash, Kate Cavanagh & Juanjo Medina-Ariza. (2007, April). Lethal and
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Echeburúa, Enrique & Javier Fernández-Montalvo. (2007, June). Male Batterers With and Without Psychopathy:
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Ensalaco, Mark. (2006, May). Murder in Ciudad Juárez. Violence Against Women, 12(5), 417-440.
Enríquez, Alejandro. (2004). Lourdes Portillo’s Señorita Extraviada: The Poetics and Politics of Femicide.
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Estrada, Daniela. (2007, May 8). CHILE: Fine Tuning the Fight Against Domestic Violence. IPS, Inter Press
Fabrikant, Heather & Lucinda O’Hanlon. (2003). Implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All
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Faqir, Fadia. (2001, February). Intrafamily Femicide in Defence of Honour: The Case of Jordan. Third World
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Femicide Database. (2005, January-March). Women's Health Journal.
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Femicide is Preventable According to Nova Scotia Study. (2003, June 16). Community Action, 18(11),1.
Feminicidio: Una Perspective Global. (2006). Introduction to the Spanish edition by Marcela Lagarde y de los
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Ferrara, Maria, Suyapa Martinez, Ellen Verryt, Wilmer Vasquez, Lizeth Coello, Lucas Valderas, Martiza O’Hara,
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Fragoso, Julia Monarrez. (2003, Fall). Serial Sexual Femicide in Ciudad Juarez, 1993-2001. Aztlan, 28(2), 153178.
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Gamboa, Jorge Calderon. (2007, Winter). Seeking Integral Reparations for the Murders and Disappearances of
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Gilinsky, Jaron. (2008, March 11). Jaron Travels: Femicide.
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Hansen, Eric M. (2008, February 12). Women’s Coalition Release ‘Femicide. Report. Star Tribune (Minneapolis,
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Hardesty, Jennifer, Jacquelyn C. Campbell, Judith McFarlane & Linda A. Lewandowski. (2008, January). How
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Harlow, John. (2006, April 10). Hollywood Stars in Mexican Stand-Off. The Australian, Edition: 1- All-Round
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Harijan, Swaneagle. (2005, December). FTAA, NAFTA, CAFTA, AFTA = Ecocide, Femicide, Genocide.
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Lemard, Glendene & D. Hemenway. (2006). Violence in Jamaica: An Analysis of Homicides 1998-2002. Injury
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Ludsin, Hallie. (2005, Fall). Putting the Cart Before the Horse: The Palestinian Constitution Drafting Process.
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“Association of Women Survivors of Sexual Abuse (MUSAS)”, (Mexico)
“Casa Amiga,” (Mexico)
“Center for Gender and Refugee Studies”: Help End Violence against Women in
“Centro Reina Sofia”(Spain)
“Digna Committee” (Mexico)
“Feminist Peace Network”
“Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo (GAM)”
“ISIS International” (Chile)
“Madre – Guatemala”
“Men Can Stop Rape” (USA)
“Men’s Collective for Egalitarian Relationships (COIRAC)”
“Men Stopping Violence” (USA)
“Mexican Commission for Defence and Promotion of Human Rights” (Mexico)
“Our Daughters to Return Home” (Mexico)
“PeaceWomen” –
“Plural Women’s Collective,” (Brazil)
“Promundo Institute” (Brazil)
“The Juarez Project”
“The Sexual Violence Research Initiative”
“The White Ribbon Campaign”
“” -- UNIFEM (Guatemala)
“Women Without Fear” (Mexico)
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from the Americas.
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Dual Injustice: Feminicide and Torture in Ciudad Juarez and Chihuahua
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America and the role of the European Union in fighting the phenomenon (2007/2025(INI))
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GUATEMALA: Violence Against Women Unchecked and Unpunished
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Taken by the Sky (Mexico)
Women’s Communication and Information Network, Mexican news agency
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