The Study About the Women who Lives in Blood Revange Family in Bathore Suburb of Tirana

Natalja Qana


This study will present the results of a qualitative survey conducted in an area of Bathore. It aims to bring to light the socio - psychological situation of the women individual, mothers and wives trying to survive the consequences of the blood revenge phenomenon. The subject of this study is a selected group of women from this area. The main objective is to analyze the socio-psychological components of the family relations under the impact of the phenomenon of blood revenge and the possible ways of coming out from this situation. The findings of this study show that this phenomenon makes the life for these women more stressful, more anxious and more insecure. Blood revenges force these women to live with the thought of what will become of their children's lives. There are a number of factors influencing the situation they are in. The study described the statements, discussions, and different opinions and factors such as poverty, the impact of the “Kanun”, ignorance, and the chaotic developments of the Albanian society making the life of this targeted group very challenging. The results of this study are derived from a clear analysis of socio-psychological situation created by the impact of the phenomenon of blood revenge and the possibility to come out of it. All this is an appeal to change the miserable situation in which these women live together with their families.

DOI: 10.5901/mjss.2014.v5n6p477

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