By Jutta Bakonyi,Berit Bliesemann de Guevara
This e-book goals at a deeper knowing of social methods, dynamics and associations shaping collective violence. It argues that violence is a social perform that clings to social logics and, in its collective shape, looks as recurrent styles. looking for features, mechanisms and logics of violence, contributions convey ethnographic descriptions of other types of collective violence and contextualize those phenomena inside of broader spatial and temporal buildings. The reports exhibit that collective violence, at the least whether it is sustained over a undeniable time period, goals at association and for that reason develops constitutive and integrative mechanisms. Practices of social mobilization of individuals and fiscal assets, their integration in sensible buildings, and the justification or legitimization of those constructions eventually result in the institution of latest sorts of (violent) orders, be it on the margins of or past the kingdom. instances mentioned comprise riots in Gujarat, India, mass violence in Somalia, social orders of violence and non-violence in Colombia, humanitarian camps in Uganda, trophy-taking in North the US, and violent farm animals raiding in Kenya.
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A Micro-Sociology of Violence: Deciphering patterns and dynamics of collective violence by Jutta Bakonyi,Berit Bliesemann de Guevara