Carlo Artemi



Femminicidio and Old Laws of a Very Little Castle in Middle Italy

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In recent time scholars and mass-media in all the world have talked and discussed much about crimes against women as rapes, murders into family and sexual assaults. Much people has linked these facts with the permanence of an old mentality seeing man as owner of woman. Author could read the old (late medieval) laws of a very little town in central part of Italy where he lives. Reading these laws in particular articles treating crimes as rapes a strong correspondence between contents of articles and above cited mentality is appeared. There are reasons taking to conclusion this similarity isnt a coincidence.


Medieval laws, medieval codex, History of Italy, crimes against women, past women conditions, rapes


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Carlo Artemi. (2018) Femminicidio and Old Laws of a Very Little Castle in Middle Italy. International Journal of Education and Learning Systems, 3, 134-137


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