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Politics of Violence

David O. Sears

Politics of Violence

New Urban Blacks and the Watts Riot.

by David O. Sears

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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English


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PaginationM8.
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Open LibraryOL22075961M
ISBN 100395119278
OCLC/WorldCa745837

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  In Naming Violence, Mathias Thaler articulates a novel perspective on the study of violence that demonstrates why the imagination matters for political theory. His analysis of the politics of naming charts a middle ground between moralism and realism, arguing that political theory ought to question whether our existing vocabulary enables us to. Primed for Violence Murder, Antisemitism, and Democratic Politics in Interwar Poland Paul Brykczynski. Winner of the Kulczycki Book Prize in Polish Studies. The assassination that changed a nation. In , the new Republic of Poland democratically elected its first president, Gabriel : Paul Brykczynski.


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The Politics of Collective Violence book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Are there any commonalities between such phenome /5. Bringing the politics of development into discussion with feminist literature on women's empowerment, the book proposes the new concept of ‘power domains’ as a way to capture how inter-elite bargaining, coalitional politics, and social movement activism combine to shape policies that promote gender by: 3.

The Politics of Drug Violence Criminals, Cops and Politicians in Colombia and Mexico Angelica Duran-Martinez. Presents a novel theory that argues that drug violence results from complex interactions between states and criminal actors. Music and violence have been linked since antiquity in ritual, myth, and art.

Considered together they raise fundamental questions about creativity, discourse, and music's role in society. The essays in this collection investigate a wealth of issues surrounding music and violence—issues that cross political boundaries, time periods, and media—and provide cross-cultural case.

Oil, Politics and Violence book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An insider traces the details of hope and ambition gone /5. Book Description. Critical thinkers like Foucault, Benjamin, Derrida and Žižek have long challenged the liberal separation of violence and politics by highlighting the implicit violence within political and economic structures.

The Politics of Nonviolent Action is a three-volume political science book by Gene Sharp, originally published in the United States in Sharp is one of the most influential theoreticians of nonviolent action, and his publications have been influential in struggles around the book contains his foundational analyses of the nature of political power, and of the methods Author: Gene Sharp.

In her book, Oksala shows that the arguments for the ineliminability of violence from the political are often based on excessively broad, ontological conceptions of violence distinct from its concrete and physical meaning and, on the other hand, on a restrictively narrow and empirical understanding of politics as the realm of conventional political institutions.

'This book reveals the power and potential of national history as Russell puts language at the center of African politics. Violence and truth, speech and borders, lies and citizenship constitute the history of Burundi afterand they remain in constant tension with every memory and speech about the postcolony.'Cited by: 1.

"Safe Space is a pathbreaking book for the interdisciplinary fields of queer studies and American studies. Offering a trenchant account of the stakes of gay (and sometimes lesbian) claims to urban geographies, this carefully researched history unsettles many of the heroic assumptions driving the current politics of sexual identity in the U.S.

Violence, Politics, and Gender Page 1 of 23 PRINTED FROM the OXFORD RESEARCH ENCYCLOPEDIA, POLITICS (). (c) Oxford University Press. This innovative book connects pre-war politics to patterns of violence during civil war.

It argues that both local political rivalry and local revenge account for violence against civilians. Armed groups perpetrate direct violence jointly with local civilians, who collaborate when violence can help them gain or consolidate local political by:   The Violence at the Heart of Our Politics.

a co-host of the history podcast “BackStory” and the author of the forthcoming book “The Field of Blood: Violence in. Using Elaine Scarry’s conception of pain as ‘world-destroying’ and Walter Benjamin’s delineation of violence as either lawmaking or law-preserving to frame ex-militant discussions of participation in armed struggle, the book contributes a pathbreaking empirical exploration of violence to international politics literatures - moving the.

These unequal impacts of the violence on the Peruvian people revealed deep and historical disparities within the country. This collection of original essays by leading international experts on Peruvian politics, society, and institutions explores the political and institutional consequences of Peru’s internal armed conflict in the long s.

In this book Hannah Ardent tries explaining the subject of violence in a historical context and questions the nature of its use. She also re-examines the relationships between politics, war, violence and power and uses other theorists to differentiate her point.

Politics as violence. The decisive means for politics is violence. Whoever wants to engage in politics at all, and especially in politics as a vocation, has to realize these ethical paradoxes.

He must know that he is responsible for what may become of himself under the impact of these paradoxes.

This book argues that terrorism in the modern world has occurred in four "waves" of forty years each. It offers evidence-based explanations of terrorism, national identity, and political legitimacy by leading scholars from various disciplines with contrasting perspectives on political violence.

Paperback – Routledge Political. Violence is academic until someone actually hits you. And most of us do not expect to be hit. We argue, discuss, throw accusations and insults, not fists.

Regardless of politics and economics violence is predominately an issue of young males trying to find their place in society. Some join gangs, some police, some the military. The Politics of Collective Violence Collective violence, by such a definition, excludes purely individual action, nonmaterial damage, accidents, and long-term or indirect effects of such dam-aging processes as dumping of toxic waste.

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