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Violence (International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology)

by Elizabeth A. Stanko

  • 217 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Violence in society,
  • General,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Law,
  • True Crime / Espionage,
  • Violence,
  • Violent crimes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages600
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10852359M
    ISBN 100754622304
    ISBN 109780754622307

    The Calculus of Violence demonstrates that this notoriously bloody war could have been much worse. Military forces on both sides sought to contain casualties inflicted on soldiers and civilians. In Congress, in church pews, and in letters home, Americans debated the conditions under which lethal violence was legitimate, and their arguments. What is workplace violence? Workplace violence is violence or the threat of violence against workers. It can occur at or outside the workplace and can range from threats and verbal abuse to physical assaults and homicide, one of the leading causes of job-related deaths. However it manifests itself, workplace violence is a growing concern for.

    84 GUN VIOLENCE AND MENTAL ILLNESS MASS SHOOTINGS: WHAT IS KNOWN A mass shooting is a specific type of mass murder. Mass murder is defined as the killing of three or more victims at one location within one event (Burgess ). The motives of mass murderers typically involve the desire to kill as many as pos-. The Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence — an organization committed to fighting the gun violence issue on a state and federal level — created The Gun Violence History Book. Made out of articles, facts, and data showcasing a tragic and .

    This book considers whether coercive control (particularly non-physical forms of family violence) should be prohibited by the criminal law. Based on the premise that traditional understandings of family violence are severely limited, it considers whether the core of family violence is power-based controlling or coercive behavior: attempts by men to psychologically dominate their . Violence has probably always been part of the human experience. Its impact can be seen, in various forms, in all parts of the world. Each year, more than a million people lose their lives, and CHAPTER 1. VIOLENCE A GLOBAL PUBLIC .


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Violence (International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology) by Elizabeth A. Stanko Download PDF EPUB FB2

Read this book if you are ready to take in the truth and be enlightened to a gruesome reality, violence is largely the result of the violence we are subject to. Maybe it's time for us to stop blaming violent people for being violent and create programs and environments that CHANGE it!Cited by: Discover the best Children's Violence Books in Best Sellers.

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Gilligan's theory of violence and how it has evolved over the past couple He has a lot to say about how the structure of American civilization encourages violence, and how the judicial system functions to reinforce and reassure the powerful at the expense of the weak/5.

Violence: The Enduring Problem offers an interdisciplinary and reader-friendly exploration of the patterns and correlations of individual and collective violent acts using the most contemporary research, theories, and ding to the fear of pervasive violence in the world, authors Alex Alvarez and Ronet Bachman address the various legislative, social, and political efforts to.

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Responding to the fear of pervasive violence in the world, authors Alex Alvarez and Ronet Bachman address the various legislative, social, and.

Psychology of violence is that part of the psychology which deals with identifying the causes of violence, finding prevention methods and developing treatments. One major type of violence is street violence, whose forms include assault, homicide, sexual assault and juvenile violence.

This book, winner of the prestigious J. Anthony Lukas Work-In-Progress Award, takes apart the myths that surround domestic violence, many of which Snyder herself once believed: Restraining orders.

On Media Violence is essential reading for students and scholars of Media Studies, Communication Theory, Popular Culture, Social Psychology, and Sociology. Part I of the book offers a thorough review of more than 40 years of research on media violence.5/5(2).

Research and advocacy aimed at understanding and ending violence against women had its beginning in the early s, emerging as a central concern of the feminist movement.

This work has expanded exponentially over the past three decades to influence practice and policy at the local, state, and federal levels. Many of the most influential articles in the field were published. Child to Parent Violence and Abuse: Family Interventions with Non-Violent Resistance.

Declan Coogan, $ Providing an authoritative overview of the growing phenomena of child to parent violence — a feature in the daily life of increasing numbers of families — this book outlines what we know about it, what is effective in addressing it, and outlines a proven model for intervention.

Histories of Violence: Life in Zones of Abandonment: A Time to Break the Spectacle of Ignorance and Violence Brad Evans - August 5, Brad Evans.

Read an excerpt from chapter of of NAMING VIOLENCE: A CRITICAL THEORY OF GENOCIDE, TORTURE, AND TERRORISM, by Mathias Thaler. In this book, Mathias Thaler articulates a novel perspective on the study of violence that demonstrates why the imagination matters for political theory.

Violence is a significant problem in the United States. From infants to the elderly, it affects people in all stages of life. InCDC established the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) as the lead federal organization for violence prevention.

CDC is committed to stopping violence before it begins. About the Book. Decriminalizing Domestic Violence asks the crucial, yet often overlooked, question of why and how the criminal legal system became the primary response to intimate partner violence in the United introduces readers, both new and well versed in the subject, to the ways in which the criminal legal system harms rather than helps those who.

Violence and the Sacred (French: La violence et le sacré) is a book about the sacred by the French critic René Girard, in which the author explores the ritual role of book received both positive reviews, which praised Girard's theory of the sacred, and more mixed assessments.

Some commentators have seen the book as a work that expresses or points Author: René Girard. Community Violence Cohn, J. Why did it happen. Helping young children cope with the experience of violence. Morrow Junior Books. (Preschool-Early Elementary) Garbarino, J. Lets talk about living in a world with violence: An activity book for school age children.

Chicago, IL: Erikson Institute. (Elementary level). Brilliantly argued, harrowing in its portraits of the walking dead, Violence should be read by anyone concerned with this national epidemic and its widespread consequences. “Extraordinary. Gilligan’s recommendations concerning what does work to prevent violence are extremely convincing A wise and careful, enormously instructive book.

The Gift of Fear: Survival Signals That Protect Us from Violence is a nonfiction self-help book (Dell Publishingrepublished with new epilogue ) written by Gavin de book demonstrates how every individual should learn to trust the inherent "gift" of their gut learning to recognize various warning signs and precursors to violence, it becomes possible to Author: Gavin de Becker.

T he crudity of Adrian Raine's opening arguments in The Anatomy of Violence – his manifesto for neurocriminology – is curiously refreshing. It is a long time since evolutionary psychology was.

Book Description. The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Violence provides both a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art overview of the latest research in the field of gender and violence.

Each of the 23 specially commissioned chapters develops and summarises their key issue or debate including rape, stalking, online harassment, domestic abuse, FGM.

White Girl Bleed a Lot: The Return of Racial Violence to America and How the Media Ignore It. The only book to document the recent epidemic of black mob violence, including the Knockout Game: Hundreds of examples in more than cities.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.

Randy Collins has developed a framework that should guide a generation of research."—Jack Katz, University of California, Los Angeles.