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The Wiley Handbook on the Psychology of Violence by Carlos A. Cuevas, Callie Marie Rennison

The Wiley Handbook on the Psychology of Violence by Carlos A. Cuevas, Callie Marie Rennison

By Carlos A. Cuevas, Callie Marie Rennison

The Wiley instruction manual at the Psychology of Violence incorporates a choice of unique readings, from a world solid of specialists, that discover all significant concerns with regards to the psychology of violence and competitive behaviors.

 

  • Features unique contributions from an interdisciplinary forged of students - best specialists of their fields of study
  •  Includes the most recent violence study – and its implications for  perform and policy
  • Offers insurance of present matters when it comes to violence reminiscent of on-line violence and cybercriminal behavior
  • Covers extra issues corresponding to juvenile violence, sexual violence, relatives violence, and diverse violence matters in terms of underserved and/or understudied populations

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The Men's Program: A Peer Education Guide to Rape by John D. Foubert

The Men's Program: A Peer Education Guide to Rape by John D. Foubert

By John D. Foubert

The Men's software is a different, all-male peer schooling application conceptualized, built, applied and practiced via the writer. This software is designed to coach younger males (college and highschool elderly) on find out how to decrease the possibility of committing rape themselves, additional train their friends within the wish of forestalling rape, and likewise provide them suggestion on find out how to convenience a chum who involves them after being raped. This e-book is the crucial piece of this system, and is critical for all peer educators who desire to enforce and run a software. The textual content incorporates a particular script for the way to run a application, and a coaching path and recruiting details for brand new peer educators. various handouts and worksheets are supplied, for either peer educators and contributors.

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Human Rights Film Festivals: Activism in Context by Sonia M. Tascón

Human Rights Film Festivals: Activism in Context by Sonia M. Tascón

By Sonia M. Tascón

Human rights movie fairs were gradually starting to be in quantity in recent times. they're all sure via a typical thread, human rights, and but express noticeably varied motion pictures. What leads them to be so varied, and the way is the universalism of human rights made feel via each one?

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Native Insurgencies And The Genocidal Impulse In The by Nicholas A. Robins

Native Insurgencies And The Genocidal Impulse In The by Nicholas A. Robins

By Nicholas A. Robins

This publication investigates 3 Indian revolts within the Americas: the 1680 rebellion of the Pueblo Indians opposed to the Spanish; the good uprising in Bolivia, 1780–82; and the Caste struggle of Yucatan that all started in 1849 and was once no longer ultimately beaten until eventually 1903. Nicholas A. Robins examines their motives, path, nature, management, and objectives. He unearths universal gains: they have been revitalization routine that have been either millenarian and exterminatory of their capability and ambitions; they sought to revive local rule and traditions to their societies; they usually have been pursuits born of melancholy and oppression that have been sustained through the assumption that they might witness the dawning of a brand new age. His paintings underscores the hyperlink which may be came upon, yet isn't inherent, among genocide, millennialism, and revitalization hobbies in Latin the US in the course of the colonial and early nationwide periods.

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Christianity and Genocide in Rwanda (African Studies) by Timothy Longman

Christianity and Genocide in Rwanda (African Studies) by Timothy Longman

By Timothy Longman

Even supposing Rwanda is without doubt one of the such a lot Christian international locations in Africa, within the 1994 genocide, churches turned the first killing grounds. to provide an explanation for why such a lot of Christians participated within the violence, this ebook appears on the heritage of Christian engagement in Rwanda after which turns to a wealthy physique of unique nationwide and local-level learn to argue that Rwanda's church buildings have continually allied themselves with the country and performed ethnic politics. evaluating neighborhood Presbyterian parishes in Kibuye ahead of the genocide demonstrates that innovative forces have been looking to democratize the church buildings. simply as Hutu politicians used the genocide of Tutsi to claim political energy and overwhelm democratic reform, church leaders supported the genocide to safe their very own strength. the truth that Christianity encouraged a few Rwandans to oppose the genocide demonstrates that competition by means of the church buildings used to be attainable and may have hindered the violence.

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Security Technology in U.S. Public Schools (Criminal by Julie Kiernan Coon

Security Technology in U.S. Public Schools (Criminal by Julie Kiernan Coon

By Julie Kiernan Coon

Coon s paintings solutions questions on how a few colleges have selected to handle institution security by using safety items. utilizing facts from a countrywide pattern of U.S. public colleges, the e-book examines using cameras, steel detectors, x-ray units, and alarms in faculties. Coon additionally considers even if safety know-how use in faculties is in step with prior learn concerning the use of such items or theories in regards to the adoption of innovation between companies. ultimately, she examines assorted targets of defense expertise according to no matter if the goods are directed towards retaining unauthorized humans out of the college or aimed toward tracking pupil habit. Coon concludes that college and local features are regularly higher predictors of know-how adoption than degrees of faculty crime and illness.

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Women and Death in Film, Television, and News: Dead but Not by Joanne Clarke Dillman

Women and Death in Film, Television, and News: Dead but Not by Joanne Clarke Dillman

By Joanne Clarke Dillman

Lifeless girls muddle the visible panorama of the 2000s. during this publication, Clarke Dillman explains the contextual surroundings from which those pictures have arisen, how the photographs relate to (and occasionally contradict) the narratives they assist to represent, and the cultural paintings that lifeless girls practice in visible texts.

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Violence and warfare among hunter-gatherers by Mark W Allen, Terry L Jones

Violence and warfare among hunter-gatherers by Mark W Allen, Terry L Jones

By Mark W Allen, Terry L Jones

How did conflict originate? used to be it human genetics? Social pageant? the increase of complexity? in depth examine of the long term hunter-gatherer earlier brings us toward a solution. the unique chapters during this quantity study cultural components on 5 continents the place there's archaeological, ethnographic, and historic proof for hunter-gatherer clash regardless of excessive levels of mobility, small populations, and comparatively egalitarian social buildings. Their arguable conclusions will elicit curiosity between anthropologists, archaeologists, and people in clash studies.

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Sri Lankan Housemaids in Lebanon: A Case of 'Symbolic by Nayla Moukarbel

Sri Lankan Housemaids in Lebanon: A Case of 'Symbolic by Nayla Moukarbel

By Nayla Moukarbel

This examine unravels the true dynamics at stake in the Lebanese Madame/Sri Lankan housemaid courting. Unraveled during this publication are the genuine dynamics at stake within the Madame/housemaid dating. whereas situations of utmost actual abuse by way of the Lebanese ladies who lease housemaids - Madames - are an exception, what has turn into normalised are extra insidious styles of domination used to regulate every point in their staff' lives. for his or her half, Sri Lankan housemaids should not only passive sufferers. clear of direct provocation and first-hand repercussions, they struggle to deflect what Pierre Bourdieu has known as 'symbolic violence'. those makes an attempt at 'everyday kinds of resistance', as outlined by way of James Scott, might help loosen their employers' grip. but, as this remarkable research indicates, the Madame/housemaid courting and the principles that govern it stay lower than the managerial carry of the Madame.

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Cinema of the Dark Side: Atrocity and the Ethics of Film by Shohini Chaudhuri

Cinema of the Dark Side: Atrocity and the Ethics of Film by Shohini Chaudhuri

By Shohini Chaudhuri

A couple of days after Sep 11, US Vice-President Dick Cheney invoked the necessity for the us to paintings 'the darkish aspect' in its worldwide 'War on Terror'. In Cinema of the darkish Side, Shohini Chaudhuri explores how modern cinema treats state-sponsored atrocity, evoking a number of landscapes of nation terror. She investigates the moral capability of cinematic atrocity photos, arguing that whereas movies support to create and make sure normative perceptions approximately atrocities, they could additionally disrupt these perceptions and construct diverse ones. saying a vital contrast among morality and ethics, the e-book proposes a brand new conceptualisation of human rights cinema that repositions human rights morality inside a moral framework that displays upon the factors and contexts of violence. It builds upon theories of embodied spectatorship to discover how motion pictures can implicate us in histories which may seem to be far away and unrelated to us, and the way they draw connections among earlier and current styles of oppression.

The booklet covers a various spectrum of twenty first century cinema facing documentary or fictional representations of atrocity comparable to state-sanctioned torture, genocide, enforced disappearance, deportation, and apartheid, together with Zero darkish Thirty (2012), Standard working Procedure (2008), Hotel Rwanda (2004), Sometimes in April (2005), Nostalgia for the Light (2010), Chronicle of an Escape (2006), Children of guys (2006), District 9 (2009), Waltz With Bashir (2008), and Paradise Now (2005). Cinema of the darkish Side presents readers with clean insights into how we reply to atrocity photos and the moral concerns at stake.

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