By Ghenwa Hayek
By Ghenwa Hayek
By Virginia Comolli
In spite of talks approximately discussion and amnesty for these ready to give up violence, the Federal Government's reaction has been a militarized one, leading to the biggest deployment of the Nigerian military because the finish of the Civil battle. yet what's the actual value of the possibility? What can overseas companions do to help Abuja? How powerful is the present government's approach in tackling the insurgency? And, extra importantly, are the basis explanations of the insurgency being addressed and the rules for a sturdy peace being established?
By Eunice G. Pollack
By Richard G. Hovannisian
By Sidney Tarrow
By Rachel M. MacNair
This quantity introduces the concept that of Perpetration-Induced aggravating pressure (PITS), a sort of PTSD signs brought on no longer by means of generally anticipated roles, corresponding to being a sufferer or rescuer in trauma, yet through being an lively player in inflicting trauma. victims of PITS will be within the roles of infantrymen, executioners, or cops, the place it truly is socially applicable or perhaps anticipated for them to reason trauma, together with dying. Scattered proof of PITS is consolidated, its implications are explored, and intriguing potentials for destiny study are suggested.
Compared to the extra broadly understood PTSD, there seems to be higher severity and diverse symptom styles for these suffering from PITS. seen variations to be explored if you kill contain questions of context, guilt, that means, content material of goals, and sociological questions, resulting in certain implications for remedy, study into the causality of PTSD, and violence prevention efforts. Disciplines together with sociology, public coverage, historical past, philosophy, and theology also will locate purposes for this groundbreaking material.
By Ola W. Barnett,Cindy L. Miller-Perrin,Robin D. Perrin
The such a lot finished research-based textual content on kin violence – now extra obtainable and visually inviting than ever earlier than
Streamlined and up-to-date all through with state of the art info, this Third version of the authors' bestselling ebook provides readers an available advent to the technique, etiology, occurrence, remedy, and prevention of relations violence. examine from specialists within the fields of psychology, sociology, criminology, and social welfare informs the book's vast insurance of present viewpoints and debates in the box. geared up chronologically, chapters disguise baby actual, sexual, and emotional abuse; abused and abusive teenagers; courtship violence and date rape; wife abuse, battered ladies, and batterers; and elder abuse.
By Kees Koonings,Dirk Kruijt
These armed actors are reproducing equipped social and political violence past the confines of democratic politics and civil society. the implications, because the authors warn, contain either 'governance voids' - domain names the place the valid kingdom is successfully absent within the face of armed actors winning via strength - and an erosion of the skill and willingness of kingdom officers themselves to abide via the rule of thumb of legislation. those traits, in flip, pave the way in which for a potential reinstallation of authoritarian regimes below the keep watch over of politicized armies or, a minimum of, the unfold of nation violence in a single shape or another.
Why those developments have to be taken so heavily is, the authors argue, as a result deeper social roots underlying them - particularly the failure of neoliberal financial rules and weakened kingdom constructions to bring the roles, criteria of residing and social prone each democratic citizenry has a correct to anticipate. The Argentinian cave in and protracted Colombian and Venezuelan crises obtain designated realization during this regard.
By Susan E. Cook
By Hilary Botein,Andrea Hetling