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When children kill their parents.

The book currently at the top of my “to read” pile is Kathleen Heide‘s Understanding Parricide. Twenty years on from her first book, Why Kids Kill Parents, 253 more words

Discussion

Motives and Opportunities in Contemporary Parricides

What made people kill their parents? Why did the parricide in the nineteenth-century rural American West suspiciously resembled parricides other locations? How did judges, police and medical practitioners explain and process parricides before and after Freud? 183 more words

Parricide

“Honour Thy Father and Thy Mother”: Violence Against Parents in Past and Present St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford, Oxford, 6-7 July 2015

I am starting this blog in connection with the research project in the history of Violence against parents. Check our website: http://www15.uta.fi/trivium/honour_en.html.

We are holding our second workshop in Oxford on July 6-7 2015 and invite everyone to follow us here in this blog, via Twitter with #VAP or follow me @MMuravyeva. 202 more words

History Of Violence

SUELLEN PIKE (#66-2010)

Sueellen Pike (63) was last seen between 11-30 August 2010 in Burleigh Waters, Queensland; her son, Stephen Jonathan Pike was charged with the murder of his mother, … 485 more words

Australia

JOYCE BROWN (#65-2010)

Joyce Brown (66) was murdered by her daughter, Vicky Lee Wagner in Salisbury Downs, South Australia on the 15 May 2010.

On May 15, 2010, Mrs Brown and her husband, Andrew, went to Wagner’s home at Kimber Ct, Salisbury, to drop off furniture. 281 more words

Australia

DONNA MARIE SEYMOUR (#64-2010)

Donna Marie Seymour (48) was murdered by her daughter, Krystal Jade Seymour on the 24 November 2010, in GIraween, New South Wales.

Seymour shares a common parent with five siblings, of whom she is the third eldest. 771 more words

Australia

Femicide

The term “femicide” is used to describe the killings of women and girls because of their gender. This term was first introduced by Jill Radford and Diane Russell in 1992. 439 more words

Femicide