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Violence and Culture

A Cross-Cultural and Interdisciplinary Approach

by Jack David Eller

  • 285 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Wadsworth Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Violence,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Textbooks,
  • Sociology,
  • Violence in Society,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Case studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7785201M
    ISBN 100534522793
    ISBN 109780534522797

      About the Book Focusing on Ottoman Lebanon, Ussama Makdisi shows how sectarianism was a manifestation of modernity that transcended the physical boundaries of a particular country. His study challenges those who have viewed sectarian violence as an Islamic response to westernization or simply as a product of social and economic inequities among.   As someone who writes about female sexuality, consent, and rape culture for a living, Solnit’s book should have been considered required reading. Because—though the book as a whole is about the gender wars in general—the two pieces that really donkey-kicked me in the gut were the ones that tackled domestic violence and sexual assault.

      Business Books The 1 Book That Transformed Microsoft's Culture From Cutthroat to Creative Microsoft once seemed lost. Now it's out of the wilderness. The depiction of violence in high culture art has been the subject of considerable controversy and debate for centuries. In Western art, graphic depictions of the Passion of Christ have long been portrayed, as have a wide range of depictions of warfare by later painters and graphic artists. Theater and, in modern times, cinema have often featured battles and violent crimes, while images and.

      When you talk about ".the possibility that culture and violence are intertwined" you hit the nail on the head. If it is a peaceful culture then violence will be an alien concept — kind of like the bottle of Coke falling in a village in the movie The Gods Must Be Crazy. Media (books, digital) depicts the . Interviews with leading thinkers on the crisis of violence in contemporary politics, history, media, and culture. In a series of penetrating conversations, Brad Evans and Natasha Lennard talk with a wide range of cutting-edge thinkers—including Oliver Stone, Simon Critchley, Elaine Scarry, and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak—to explore the role of violence in politics, culture, the media.


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Violence and Culture by Jack David Eller Download PDF EPUB FB2

In "Culture of Honor: The Psychology of Violence in the South", Richard Nisbett and Dov Cohen closely examine violence in the American South and show the extra violence in the South to lie in the culture of honour inherited from the original settlers of the South, who were herders from Violence and Culture book mountainous regions of Scotland and northern by:   In the process of revision, the book ended up being more than pages long-and even then we had to cut out enormous amounts of material.

The result was a completely different entity which we named Overturning the Culture of Violence. The scope of this book encompasses ancient history up through the current situation today/5(7). The Handbook of Children, Culture, and Violence provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary examination of childhood violence that considers children as both consumers and perpetrators of violence, as well as victims of it.

This Handbook is the Violence and Culture book single volume to consider situations when children are responsible for violence, rather than focusing exclusively on occasions when they are. Mystery, Violence, and Popular Culture is John G. Caweltis discussion of American popular culture and violence, from its precursors in Homer and Shakespeare to the Lone Ranger and Superman.

Cawelti deciphers the overt sexuality, detached violence, and political intrigue embedded within Batman and/5. The Handbook of Children, Culture and Violence is poised to become the ultimate resource and reference work on children and violence for researchers, teachers, and students of psychology, human development and family studies, law, communications, education, sociology, and.

The Handbook of Children, Culture and Violence is poised to become the ultimate resource and reference work on children and violence for researchers, teachers, and students of psychology, human development and family studies, law, communications, education, sociology, and political science/ public policy.

It will also appeal to policymakers. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes indexes. Description: xvii, pages: illustrations: Responsibility. The original plan for the "Violence" music video looked very different from the final product.

This Look Is Money, Little Black Book, Heel Hunters, or Food Diaries. Culture; Kim Petras Occupation: Editorial Fellow.

Council, there w domestic violence calls to the police department in fiscal year – The San Diego Police Department reports approximately 25% of the city’s domestic violence calls originate in Mid-City.

Culture and how it interacts with domestic. Book Description. This book examines the intersection of gender and violence in popular culture. Drawing on the latest thinking in critical international relations, media and cultural studies and gender studies, it focuses in particular on a number of popular TV shows including Angel, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, Generation Kill, The Corner and The West Wing.

This article introduces a concept of `cultural violence', and can be seen as a follow-up of the author's introduction of the concept of `structural violence' over 20 years ago (Galtung, ). `Cultural violence' is defined here as any aspect of a culture that can be used to legitimize violence in its direct or structural form.

History of Violence review: a captivating, rawly honest book. but it’s the subject of History of Violence, the second book by the young French writer Édouard Louis. Most Read in Culture. Abstract: The paper explores Johan Galtung’s theory of cultural violence from the perspective of a hegemony centered account of the social.

It argues that once we take hegemony as a central organizing idea of the social, it becomes possible to recognize the limits of Galtung’s account of cultural violence and why his response to it remains weak.

Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Violence in Pop Culture in the Global Citizens: Modern Media series explores the topic through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics.

Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of the prevalence of violence in pop : Wil Mara. Changing cultural and social norms that support violence Series of briefings on violence prevention This briefing for advocates, programme designers and implementers and others is one of a seven-part series on the evidence for interventions to prevent interpersonal and self-directed violence.

Structural violence is a term commonly ascribed to Johan Galtung, which he introduced in the article "Violence, Peace, and Peace Research" (). It refers to a form of violence wherein some social structure or social institution may harm people by preventing them from meeting their basic needs.

Institutionalized adultism, ageism, classism, elitism, ethnocentrism, nationalism, speciesism. Violence, Culture and Censure consists of a series of original and challenging essays reflecting upon the understanding and moral judgement of violence in the twentieth century.

It shows that even serious violence is not a simple behavioural fact speaking for itself but a category of thought and practice deeply rooted in history, culture and. Other big cities like Baltimore, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Dallas, St.

Louis, Detroit, and Memphis find themselves in the grips of an urban epidemic, gun violence, when comes to the African American police cannot solve this age old problem because they are inability to penetrate the community to stop the violence on the front end.

VIOLENCE AND CULTURE: A CROSS-CULTURAL AND INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH brings together in a single readable volume the widest possible range of material on violence as a modern and international cultural problem.

It uniquely combines comprehensive theoretical discussion with rich empirical description and analysis in a global : $ "Preventing Sexual Violence brings a wide lens to the complex challenge of sexual violence prevention, offering thoughtful discussion of a range of issues and approaches to primary prevention.

Critical challenges to conventional models are posed, with one author for instance resurrecting a feminist analysis of patriarchy as essential to. The booklet serves as a support tool for presenters, educators and viewers of the video Towards a Culture of Non-Violence: The role of Arts and Culture.

It includes supporting and background information on the programs highlighted in the video and provides further context to.Rather, violence exists because man is a social entity given to forming groups, tribes and nations that meld into a culture.

Personal identity is sought and developed within this group culture. We exercise altruism toward those within our group and aggression against those outside the group.W hen, as a medical student, I emerged from the cinema having watched Stanley Kubrick’s controversial film of A Clockwork Orange, I was astonished and horrified to see a group of young men outside dressed up as droogs, the story’s adolescent thugs who delighted in what they called “ultra-violence.”.

The film had been controversial in Britain; its detractors, who wanted it banned.