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Cultures of violence

Austin L. Porterfield

Cultures of violence

a study of the tragic man in society, giving attention to philosophical, psychological, and cultural stresses in acts against life

by Austin L. Porterfield

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Published by Leo Potishman Foundation. Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violent deaths.,
  • Suicide.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Austin L. Porterfield.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6493 .P6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 337 p.
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5936145M
    LC Control Number65003456
    OCLC/WorldCa1020410

      Female Students and Cultures of Violence in Cities book. DOI link for Female Students and Cultures of Violence in Cities. Female Students and Cultures of Violence in Cities book. Edited By Julia Hall. Edition 1st families and partnerships. Exposure to violence has been shown to contribute to physical and mental health problems, a Cited by: 2. Describe a culture and an example of a behavior that may be perceived as aggressive by this culture and why. Give an example of a behavior that may be perceived as aggressive across most cultures and explain why. In addition, explain how socially sanctioned violence is acceptable within certain cultures.

    In this comprehensive book, editors Phillip R. Shaver and Mario Mikulincer have assembled chapters from international experts to provide a broad-based and multidisciplinary analysis of aggression and violence, their negative consequences, and promising : Culture of Abuse began in and after a brief hiatus, has evolved to place an emphasis on highlighting those who are working to create change through advocacy, art, compassion, and education. Abuse and violence never happen in a vacuum, they spill over into every facet of our lives and frequently touch us personally.

    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. Cultures of violence in the new German street. [Patricia Anne Simpson] This book examines the street as both a material and ideological space constructed by cultural anxieties and affiliations. # Popular culture--Germany\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.


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Cultures of Violence will appeal to sociologists and to historians of both regions, and will considerably enhance the comparative literature of the American South and South Africa."--David Brown Cited by: 3.

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Examines the effects of the transatlantic slave trade on the world economy and the development of black consciousness and resistance in the U.S. It offers an analysis of white people's relationship to this history and deals with the /5. This volume examines the relationship between culture and violence, an aspect of the phenomenon heretofore neglected but of growing interest and importance.

Taking as their point of departure violence between groups within a state, or between the state and groups residing within it. By contrasting mobs of rope-wielding white Southerners to the gun-toting policemen and administrators who formally defended white supremacy in South Africa, Cultures of Violence employs racial killing as an optic for examining the distinctive logic of the racial state in the two contexts.

Combining the historian’s eye for detail with the sociologist’s search for overarching claims, the book. Cultures of Violence: Visual Arts and Political Violence - CRC Press Book Investigating art practitioners’ responses to violence, this book considers how artists have used art practices to rethink concepts of violence and non-violence.

(Re)Constructing Cultures of Violence and Peace brings together eleven original essays that were presented at the Third Global Conference on Cultures of Violence held in August in Prague. Understanding the Role of Culture in Domestic Violence 37 Eastern, and Southeast Asian countries, as well as immigrants from Mexico and Central America.

This region is also one of the most densely populated (13% of the city’s population live in % of the. Abstract. 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. As the authors propose and then conclude, the South faces higher rates of violence due to a "culture of honor" that was brought to the region by immigrants from herding societies.

They argue that such a society Interesting study conducted to look at the differences in violence between Northern and Southern cultures/5. This book focuses on a singular cause of male violence—the perpetrator's sense of threat to one of his most valued possessions, namely, his reputation for strength and toughness.

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The theory of cultural violence is then related to two basic polnts in. In post-Wall Germany, violence—both real and imagined—is increasingly determining the formation of new cultural identities.

Patricia Anne Simpson’s book focuses on the representation of violence in three youth subcultures often characterized by aggression as they enact a rivalry for supremacy on the new German “street”—the author’s operative metaphor to situate the cultural.

The Colors of Violence book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. For decades India has been intermittently tormented by brutal /5. Levesque also charts ways to respect legitimate cultural practices while ensuring greater protections from violence.

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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.