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Transforming Feminicidio: Framing, Institutionalization and Social Change

This article analyses the transformation of femicide from an academic concept into a frame for political struggle, and into a crime in the context of Mexican feminist activism against the murders of women, or feminicidios, in Ciudad Juárez and Chihuahua.
publication date: 
Dec 23, 2015
countries: 
Mexico

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Research, Analysis, Reports

Femicide: A Social Change

Femicide is more than a neologism—it signifies death and violence. The term denotes a violent phenomenon; moreover, it designates murder with intent. All femicides are expressions of extreme violence—death at the hands of another human being.
publication date: 
Feb 6, 2016
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