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The Resource American honor killings : desire and rage among men, by David McConnell

American honor killings : desire and rage among men, by David McConnell

Label
American honor killings : desire and rage among men
Title
American honor killings
Title remainder
desire and rage among men
Statement of responsibility
by David McConnell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In American Honor Killings, David McConnell explores the roots of hatred and male sexual violence by examining a series of murders of gay men that are among the most notorious crimes of our era. Through jailhouse interviews and painstaking research, McConnell creates shockingly intimate portraits of the killers' inner lives."--Cover p. [4]
Summary
Paints a portrait of the killers of several gay men through research and jailhouse interviews, exploring the roots of hatred and sexual violence and claiming that the murders may be considered "honor killings" by their perpetrators
Tone
Award
Stonewall Book Awards: Israel Fishman Non-fiction Award, 2014.
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10167392
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
364.1523
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6529
LC item number
.M379 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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desire and rage among men
Label
American honor killings : desire and rage among men, by David McConnell
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction : species and reality -- Matson, Mowder, and the Williams brothers, 1999 -- Bad-good, not good -- Domer, Qualls, and Madden, 2007 -- A pretty mouth -- Parrish, Rawlings, Hollis, and Flythe, 2008 -- Gangs and loners -- Weber and Katehis, 2009 -- Destruction
Control code
5661845
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781617751325
Lccn
2012939273
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783154101
  • (OCoLC)783154101
Label
American honor killings : desire and rage among men, by David McConnell
Link
Publication
Contents
Introduction : species and reality -- Matson, Mowder, and the Williams brothers, 1999 -- Bad-good, not good -- Domer, Qualls, and Madden, 2007 -- A pretty mouth -- Parrish, Rawlings, Hollis, and Flythe, 2008 -- Gangs and loners -- Weber and Katehis, 2009 -- Destruction
Control code
5661845
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781617751325
Lccn
2012939273
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783154101
  • (OCoLC)783154101

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