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By Larry Ray

ISBN-10: 184787035X

ISBN-13: 9781847870353

ISBN-10: 1847870368

ISBN-13: 9781847870360

during this compelling and well timed e-book, Larry Ray deals a wide-ranging and built-in account of the various manifestations of violence in society. He examines violent behaviour and its meanings in modern tradition and all through history.

Introducing the key theoretical debates, the publication examines various degrees of violence - interpersonal, institutional and collective - and assorted kinds of violence - similar to racist crime, homophobic crime and genocide. It offers readers with a succinct and finished assessment of its nature and results, and the strategies and clash resolutions inquisitive about responses to violence.

Interdisciplinary in its process, the textual content attracts on facts from sociology, criminology, primate reports and archaeology to make clear arguments in regards to the social development and innate nature of violence. attractive, wide-reaching and authorative, this is often crucial examining for college kids, teachers and researchers in sociology, criminology, social pyschology and cultural studies.

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During this compelling and well timed publication, Larry Ray deals a wide-ranging and built-in account of the various manifestations of violence in society. He examines violent behaviour and its meanings in modern tradition and all through historical past. Introducing the key theoretical debates, the ebook examines varied degrees of violence - interpersonal, institutional and collective - and assorted kinds of violence - similar to racist crime, homophobic crime and genocide.

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