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By Derek Pardue

ISBN-10: 1577665082

ISBN-13: 9781577665083

Violence pervades humanity as event, public coverage, narrative, and mediated commodity. The aim of Ruminations on Violence is to debate and research quite a few contours of violence because it is made show up worldwide. This foundational choice of essays, tales, and poems signify a wide selection of disciplines and views. The unifying subject matter is that violence isn't really a specific thing, yet quite a dynamic strength happening between separate, wakeful minds that's more advantageous by means of the cautious scrutiny of social technological know-how. This multifaceted anthology is either utilized and theoretical in its process, containing cross-cultural case reviews and private stories in addition to impressionistic essays and theoretical statements on violence as a strong discourse. The structure is thematic, relocating from traditional anthropological and sociological problems with state-sponsored, ethnic, and household violence to media reports and popular-culture fields in regards to the aesthetics and narration of violence. This uniquely eclectic point of view bargains the reader interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary views that might support them to appreciate the tough matters surrounding the advanced phenomenon that's violence.

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