By Victor Uribe-Uran
For historians, spousal murders are major for what they exhibit approximately social and kinfolk background, specifically the hidden heritage of daily gender family, conflicts, crimes, and punishments. Fatal Love examines this phenomenon within the past due colonial Spanish Atlantic, concentrating on incidents taking place in New Spain (colonial Mexico), New Granada (colonial Colombia), and Spain from the 1740s to the 1820s. within the greater than 2 hundred situations consulted, it considers not just the social positive aspects of the murders, but additionally the criminal discourses and judicial practices guiding the old remedy of spousal murders, aiding us comprehend the historic intersection of family violence, inner most and state/church patriarchy, and the law.
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Fatal Love: Spousal Killers, Law, and Punishment in the Late Colonial Spanish Atlantic by Victor Uribe-Uran