1 edition of Violence found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Catherine Besteman.|
|Series||Main trends of the modern world|
|Contributions||Besteman, Catherine Lowe.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 323 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||323|
|ISBN 10||0333947754, 0333947762|
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VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: Any public or private act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in physical, sexual or psychological harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty (14). Compelling case studies from Australia, Scotland, and Brazil demonstrate effective policy responses to gun violence that have led to significant reductions in gun-related deaths. The book concludes with data on public support for strengthening gun laws and Second Amendment considerations.
The concept of 'forward panic' alone makes the book indispensable. This book is a milestone contribution to criminology, to micro-sociology, to the sociology of emotions, and to a field that knows no academic boundaries: the history of efforts to control violence. Jun 26, · Prevent Gang Membership. See Youth Violence Resources for the book, articles, and other supporting materials for preventing gang membership. Page last reviewed: June 26, Content source: National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Violence Prevention.
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visible "subjective" violence, violence performed by a dearly identifiable agent. We need to perceive the con tours of the background which generates such outbursts. A step back enables us to identify a violence that sus tains our very efforts to fight violence and to promote tolerance.
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Lawrence H. Keeley at the University of Illinois writes in War Before Civilization that 87% of tribal societies were at war more than once per year, and that 65% of them were fighting continuously.About Violence.
Drawing on firsthand experience as a prison psychiatrist, his own family history, and literature, Gilligan unveils the motives of men who commit horrifying crimes, men who will not only kill others but destroy themselves rather than suffer a loss of self-respect.