9780757514074

VIOLENCE AND CONFLICT: UNDERSTANDING THE ISSUES AND CONSEQUENCES

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    9780757514074

  • ISBN10:

    0757514073

  • Edition: Revised
  • Format: Nonspecific Binding
  • Copyright: 9/24/2012
  • Publisher: Kendall-Hunt
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Table of Contents

Preface vii
Introduction ix
PART I THE NATURE OF VIOLENCE & CONFLICT
1(52)
Tools for the Study of Violence and Conflict
3(3)
Violence and Conflict: Terms, Concepts, and Frameworks
6(20)
Politics: Power and Authority
26(7)
Understanding and Preventing Violence
33(20)
PART II INDIVIDUALS, VIOLENCE & CONFLICT
53(30)
Individuals, Violence and Conflict
55(7)
Domestic Violence
62(14)
Violence, Fear and Firearms
76(7)
PART III GROUPS, VIOLENCE & CONFLICT
83(40)
Groups, Violence and Conflict
85(9)
Gang Delinquency
94(29)
PART IV ORGANIZATIONS, VIOLENCE & CONFLICT
123(76)
Organizations, Violence and Conflict
125(14)
Religious Organizations, Cults, and Violence
Types of Religious Organizations
139(8)
The FBI, ATF and Waco
147(3)
Political Organizations, Militias, and Violence
A Call to Arms
150(5)
Is Deadly Force Justifiable?
155(2)
Right-Wing Extremism
157(9)
Hitler's Appeal
166(16)
Law Enforcement Organizations, Police, and Violence
Violence and the Police
182(9)
The Control of Policing
191(8)
PART V COMMUNITIES, VIOLENCE & CONFLICT
199(84)
Communities, Violence and Conflict
201(8)
Urban Violence
Communal Violence: Riots and Civil Disorders
209(18)
Terrorist Violence
Terrorism
227(13)
Al Qaeda's Organization
240(7)
Extremists, Suicide, Homicide and Some Explanations
247(31)
Major Shift in Al Qaeda's Strategy
278(5)
Index 283

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