There is some confusion here, because statements about how "likely [battered and murdered women are] to have been murdered by their partners" (uxoricide
) or "by someone else" (nonuxoricide murder) are statements about posterior probabilities for uxoricide
and nonuxoricide of the murdered partner.
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The haunted ghoulishness of "I Took the Skin of Corpses" rather inhabits the world of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, as Trigilio points out, and also Cowen's contemporary Helen Adam's murder ballads, specifically "I Love My Love," in which a uxoricide
is in turn murdered by the animate strands of his dead wife's lush tresses ("the living fleece of her long bright hair"), which slips out of her grave and under his door, devouring him to the bone.
is an extreme form of domestic violence in which a man murders his current or former romantic partner and then often commits suicide.
Para responder esta pregunta, se consultaron las bases EBSCO, Jstore, Sage y Psicodoc; utilizando las siguientes palabras clave en espanol: femicidio, uxoricidio, homicidio, violencia domestica y riesgo, y en ingles: femicide, uxoricide
, homicide, domestic violence, risk.
In fact, real abandonment and break-ups are considered a risk factor for uxoricide
(killing of the female partner; Daly & Wilson, 1988).
Since Othello's first performance, commentary on Shakespeare's famous tragedy of uxoricide
has fingered uncomfortably on the degree to which Desdemona is or is not sexually innocent, the degree to which, coarsely put, she somehow "had it coming to her"--whether in terms of matrimonial or filial and racial disloyalty--when her jealous, black husband smothers her.
Mohammad was sent to the gallows for uxoricide
under the criminal law and in light of the Law on Elimination of Violence Against Women (EVAW).
and Canadian findings on uxoricide
risk for women with children sired by previous partners.
45) Unsuccessful attempts at reconciliation constituted the leading single trigger for uxoricide
, accounting for 44 percent of African-American wife killings.
or wife-killing) evidence and theory necessary to implicate specialized evolved psychological adaptation is sparse, and thus more research is needed before claims can be made about adaptive design.
He said that prevailing circumstances have a direct bearing on the behaviour of the people so much so that the affectees could attempt suicide, patricide, matricide, fratricide and uxoricide
,adding that such incidents are increasing.