v) Intimate homicide (NEW)

Recent and overview pieces

Corradi, C., Marcuello-Servós, C., Boira, S., & Weil, S. (2016). Theories of femicide and their significance for social research. Current sociology, 64(7), 975-995.

Cullen, P., Vaughan, G., Li, Z., Price, J., Yu, D., & Sullivan, E. (2019). Counting dead women in Australia: An in-depth case review of femicide. Journal of family violence, 34(1), 1-8.

Marcuello-Servós, C., Corradi, C., Weil, S., & Boira, S. (2016). Femicide: A social challenge. Current Sociology, 64(7), 967-974.

Corradi, C., and Bandelli, D. (2019). Femicide. In Handbook on Gender and Violence, Ed. L. J. Sheperd. Edward Elgar Publishing.

Graham, L. M., Macy, R. J., Rizo, C. F., & Martin, S. L. (2020). Explanatory Theories of Intimate Partner Homicide Perpetration: A Systematic Review. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 1524838020953800.

Graham, L. M., Sahay, K. M., Rizo, C. F., Messing, J. T., & Macy, R. J. (2021). The validity and reliability of available intimate partner homicide and reassault risk assessment tools: A systematic review. Trauma, violence, & abuse, 22(1), 18-40.

Harden, J., Du, J., Spencer, C. M., & Stith, S. M. (2019). Examining attempted and completed intimate partner homicide: A qualitative synthesis. Violence and victims, 34(6), 869-888.

Matias, A., Gonçalves, M., Soeiro, C., & Matos, M. (2020). Intimate partner homicide: A meta-analysis of risk factors. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 50, 101358. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2019.101358

Mcphedran, S., Eriksson, L., Mazerolle, P., & Johnson, H. (2018). Victim-focussed studies of intimate partner femicide: A critique of methodological challenges and limitations in current research. Aggression and violent behavior, 39, 61-66.Smith, K. I. (2018). Femicide. In N. Lombard (Ed.), The Routledge handbook of gender and violence (pp. 158-170). Routledge.

Spencer, C. M., & Stith, S. M. (2020). Risk factors for male perpetration and female victimization of intimate partner homicide: A meta-analysis. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 21(3), 527-540.

Tyson, D. (2020). Coercive Control and Intimate Partner Homicide. In Criminalising Coercive Control: Family Violence and the Criminal Law, Eds M. McMahon and P. McGorrery, pp. 73-92.


Other works

Banks, L., C. Crandall, D. Sklar and M. Bauer (2008). A Comparison of Intimate Partner Homicide to Intimate Partner Homicide-Suicide: One Hundred and Twenty-Four New Mexico Cases. Violence Against Women, 14(9): 1065-1078.

Fitz-Gibbon, K., Walklate, S., McCulloch, J., & Maher, J. (Eds.). (2018). Intimate partner violence, risk and security: Securing women’s lives in a global world. Routledge.

Violence Policy Center (2014). When men murder women: An analysis of 2012 homicide data. Washington D.C.: Violence Policy Center.

Cussen, T., & Bryant, W. (2015). Domestic/family homicide in Australia. Research in Practice: No. 38 May 2015. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology.

Bridger, E., Strang, H., Parkinson, J., & Sherman, L. W. (2017). Intimate partner homicide in England and Wales 2011–2013: Pathways to prediction from multi-agency domestic homicide reviews. Cambridge Journal of Evidence-Based Policing, 1(2), 93-104.

Caman, S., Kristiansson, M., Granath, S., & Sturup, J. (2017). Trends in rates and characteristics of intimate partner homicides between 1990 and 2013. Journal of Criminal Justice, 49, 14-21.

Campbell, J. K., Rothman, E. F., Shareef, F., & Siegel, M. B. (2019). The Relative Risk of Intimate Partner and Other Homicide Victimization by State-Level Gender Inequity in the United States, 2000–2017. Violence and Gender, 6(4), 211-218. doi:10.1089/vio.2019.0023

Carcach, Carlos, and Marianne James. (1998). Homicide Between Intimate Partners in Australia. Trends and Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice, No. 90, July. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology.

Chang, Jeani, Cynthia J. Berg, Linda E. Saltzman, and Joy Herndon. (2005). Homicide: A Leading Cause of Injury Deaths Among Pregnant and Postpartum Women in the United States, 1991-1999. American Journal of Public Health, March, Vol. 95, Iss. 3.

Cullen, P., Dawson, M., Price, J., & Rowlands, J. (2021). Intersectionality and invisible victims: Reflections on data challenges and vicarious trauma in Femicide, family and intimate partner homicide research. Journal of Family Violence, 1-10.

Dugan, L., D.S. Nagin, and R. Rosenfeld. (2003). Exposure Reduction or Retaliation? The Effects of Domestic Violence Resources on Intimate-Partner Homicide. Law & Society Review, 37(1): 169-198.

Dugan, Laura, Daniel S. Nagin, and Richard Rosenfeld. (1999). Explaining the Decline in Intimate Partner Homicide: The Effects of Changing Domesticity, Women’s Status, and Domestic Violence Resources. Homicide Studies, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 187-214, August.

Easteal, Patricia W. (1993). Homicide Between Adult Sexual Intimates: A Research Agenda. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 26(1), pp. 3-18.

Easteal, Patricia W. (1993). Killing the Beloved: Homicide Between Adult Sexual Intimates. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology.

Easteal, Patricia W. (1994). Homicide between Adult Sexual Intimates: Implications for Prevention. Studies on Crime and Crime Prevention, 3: 24-40.

Easteal, Patricia W. (1994). Sexual Intimate Homicides Involving Overseas-Born in Australia: The Tip of the Domestic Violence iceberg?. Australian Journal of Social Issues, 29(3), August.

Eriksson, L., Mazerolle, P., Wortley, R., & Johnson, H. (2016). Maternal and Paternal Filicide: Case Studies from the Australian Homicide Project. Child Abuse Review, 25(1), 17-30. doi:10.1002/car.2358Gillespie, Cynthia K. (1989). Justifiable Homicide: Battered Women, Self-Defence, and the Law. Columbus: Ohio State University Press.

Ho, Robert, and Marilyn Venus. (1995). Domestic Violence and Spousal Homicide: The Admissability of Expert Witness Testimony in Trials of Battered Women Who Kill Their Abusive Spouses. Journal of Family Studies, 1(1), April.

Howard, Margaret. (1986). Husband-Wife Homicide: An Essay From a Family Law Perspective. Law and Contemporary Problems, 49(1), Winter.

Johnson, H., Eriksson, L., Mazerolle, P., & Wortley, R. (2019). Intimate femicide: The role of coercive control. Feminist Criminology, 14(1), 3-23.

Koppa, V., & Messing, J. T. (2019). Can justice system interventions prevent intimate partner homicide? An analysis of rates of help seeking prior to fatality. Journal of interpersonal violence, 0886260519851179.

Lees, Sue. (1996). Men Getting Away With Murder: The Case for Reforming the Law on Homicide. Chapter 7, and “Naggers, Whores and Libbers: Provoking Men to Kill. Chapter 8 in Ruling Passions: Sexual Violence, Reputation and the Law. Open University Press.

Lloyd, Ann. (1995). Battered Women Who Kill. Ch. 5 in Doubly Deviant, Doubly Damned: Society’s Treatment of Violent Women. London: Penguin.

Monckton Smith, J. (2020). Intimate partner femicide: Using Foucauldian analysis to track an eight stage progression to homicide. Violence against women, 26(11), 1267-1285.

Mouzos, Jenny, and Catherine Russo. (2000). Family Homicide in Australia. Trends and Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice. No. 255, June. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology.

Mouzos, Jenny. (2000). Homicidal Encounters: A Study of Homicide in Australia, 1989-1999. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology.

Mouzos, Jenny. (2000). Homicide Between Friends and Acquaintances in Australia. Trends and Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice (Australian Institute of Criminology), No. 182, November.

Polk, Kenneth, and D. Ranson. (1991). The Role of Gender in Intimate Homicide. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 24(1), March.

Serran, G., and P. Firestone. (2004). Intimate partner homicide: a review of the male proprietariness and the self-defense theories. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 9(1): 1-15.

Smith, Paige Hall, Kathryn E. Moracco, and John D. Butts. (1998). Partner Homicide in Context: A Population-Based Perspective. Homicide Studies, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 400-421, November 1998.

Stöckl, H., Balica, E., Corradi, C., Baldry, A. C., Schröttle, M., Sanz-Barbero, B., & Vives-Cases, C. (2020). Issues in measuring and comparing the incidence of intimate partner homicide and femicide-A focus on Europe. Rivista Sperimentale di Freniatria.

Velopulos, C. G., Carmichael, H., Zakrison, T. L., & Crandall, M. (2019). Comparison of male and female victims of intimate partner homicide and bidirectionality—an analysis of the national violent death reporting system. Journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 87(2), 331-336.

Walklate, S., & Hopkins, A. (2019). Real lives and lost lives: making sense of ‘locked in’ responses to intimate partner homicide. Asian Journal of Criminology, 14(2), 129-143.

Websdale, N. (2017). Trends and Patterns in Intimate Partner Homicide. Domestic Homicides and Death Reviews: An International Perspective, 27-31.

Women’s Coalition Against Family Violence. (1994). Blood on Whose Hands? The Killing of Women and Children in Domestic Homicides. Brunswick, VIC: Women’s Coalition Against Family Violence.

Zeppegno, P., Gramaglia, C., di Marco, S., Guerriero, C., Consol, C., Loreti, L., ... & Sarchiapone, M. (2019). Intimate partner homicide suicide: A mini-review of the literature (2012–2018). Current psychiatry Reports, 21(2), 1-16.