The culture of violence / edited by Kumar Rupesinghe and Marcial Rubio C

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Violence--Congresses
Violence--Latin America--Congresses
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Material Type: Books
Language: English
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Published: Tokyo : United Nations University Press, c1994
LC Classification: H, HM
Table of Contents: Introduction / Kumar Rupesinghe 1
1. Forms of violence and its transformation / Kumar Rupesinghe 14
2. Rejoinder to the theory of structural violence / Felipe E. MacGregor, Marcial Rubio C. 42
3. Remythologizations of power and identity: Nationalism and violence in Sri Lanka / Bruce Kapferer 59
4. The impact of drug trafficking on Colombian culture / Francisco J. de Roux 92
5. Ethnic violence: The case of Bolivia / Xavier Albo 119
6. Violence and conflict resolution in Uganda / Edward Khiddu-Makubuya 144
7. Violence and the welfare state: The case of Venezuela as an oil country / Luis Pedro Espana N. 178
8. State terrorism and death squads in the New World Order / Miles D. Wolpin 198
9. Violence and culture in the United States / Robert Brent Toplin 237
10. Children in the city of violence: The case of Brazil / Irene Rizzini 257
11. Human rights and dictatorship: The case of Chile / Tony Mifsud 276
Contributors 290
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 96128631 (OCoLC)32595634
Additional Authors: Rupesinghe, Kumar
Rubio Correa, Marcial
United Nations University
NetLibrary, Inc
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 96128631
ISBN: 058509800X (electronic bk.) :$30.00
ISBN: 9280808664
"Fruit of a conference sponsored by the United Nations University ... held in Lima, Peru, in October 1991"--Introd
Includes bibliographical references
Contents: Forms of violence and its transformation / Kumar Rupesinghe -- Rejoinder to the theory of structural violence / Felipe E. MacGregor and Marcial Rubio C. -- Remythologizations of power and identity : nationalism and violence in Sri Lanka / Bruce Kapferer -- The impact of drug trafficking on Columbian culture / Francisco J. de Roux -- Ethnic violence : the case of Bolivia / Xazier Albó -- Violence and conflict resolution in Uganda / Edward Khidduy-Makubuya -- Violence and the welfare state : the case of Venezuela as
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: vi, 292 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 44962839
ISBN/ISSN: 058509800X
9280808664

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