Cultures of Violence: Interpersonal Violence in Historical Perspective

TitleCultures of Violence: Interpersonal Violence in Historical Perspective
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsCarroll, Stuart
Number of Pages271
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
CityBasingstoke, U.K.
Abstract

Thinkers and historians have long perceived violence and its control as integral to the very idea of 'Western civilization.' While there is an enduring fascination with war and state violence, historians have been more reticent about studying interpersonal violence, despite the huge role it plays in human affairs. This timely collection, which focuses on the post-medieval West, brings together the latest interdisciplinary and historical research in the field.

URLhttps://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9780230019454
Entry by GWC Assistants / Work by GWC Assistants : 

Type of Literature:

Library Location: 
Call Number: 
76925075

Library: