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Aspects of Violence

A Critical Theory

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Aspects of Violence by W. Schinkel
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This book provides a novel approach to the social scientific study of violence. It argues for an 'extended' definition of violence in order to avoid subscribing to commonsensical or state propagated definitions of violence, and pays specific attention to 'autotelic violence' (violence for the sake of itself), as well as to terrorism.

Author Biography

WILLEM SCHINKEL is Associate Professor of Theoretical Sociology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands. He has published books and articles on theoretical sociology and various subjects such as citizenship, the state and art. His previous publications include Globalization and the State.
Release date Australia
February 3rd, 2010
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
VII, 254 p.
Imprint
Palgrave Macmillan
Pages
254
Dimensions
140x216x15
ISBN-13
9780230577190
Product ID
3727090

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