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Parallel Processes and Trauma-Organized Systems

Sandra L. Bloom and Brian Farragher

in Destroying Sanctuary: The Crisis in Human Service Delivery Systems

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195374803
eISBN:
9780199865420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374803.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Organizations are living complex systems and as such are vulnerable to the impact of trauma and adversity. This chapter explores how groups respond to stress and suggests that as a result of acute ... More


9/11, Collective Trauma, and Postmodernist Responses

Alan Gibbs

in Contemporary American Trauma Narratives

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780748641147
eISBN:
9781474400794
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641147.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Chapter 3 focuses on postmodernist responses to 9/11, primarily Art Spiegelman’s short graphic memoir, In the Shadow of No Towers and Jonathan Safran Foer’s novel, Extremely Loud and Incredibly ... More


Trauma and Memory: Between Individual and Collective Experiences

Austin Sarat, Nadav Davidovitch, and Michal Alberstein

in Trauma and Memory: Reading, Healing, and Making Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754057
eISBN:
9780804768122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754057.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book addresses a broader array of approaches to trauma ranging from professional ones (medical and legal) to ritual, narrative, and artistic representations. It assesses the tensions arising ... More


Trauma, Retribution, and Forgiveness: Should War Criminals Go Free?

Daniel Statman

in Trauma and Memory: Reading, Healing, and Making Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754057
eISBN:
9780804768122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754057.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the possible moral grounds for releasing war criminals in the aftermath of a traumatic political conflict. It reports that forgiveness can justify an exception to retributive ... More


Healing Stories in Law and Literature

Shulamit Almog

in Trauma and Memory: Reading, Healing, and Making Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754057
eISBN:
9780804768122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754057.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter adopts a literary perspective and portrays “the poetic of trauma” as consisting of fractured, revised, and delayed stories. It addresses stories of trauma with reference to their own ... More


Addressing Systems of Power and Oppression

Tina P. Kruse

in Making Change: Youth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190849795
eISBN:
9780190849825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849795.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Children and Families

This chapter offers a primer of key concepts and applications in social justice work. It traces the practices of critical pedagogy, the processes of critical consciousness toward social change, and ... More


Constructing the Collective Trauma of the 1990s

Gulnaz Sharafutdinova

in The Red Mirror: Putin's Leadership and Russia's Insecure Identity

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197502938
eISBN:
9780197502976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197502938.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Russian Politics

This chapter investigates the role of the 1990s for the political legitimation of Russia’s current political leadership. It builds on the constructivist approach to analyze the role of collective ... More


Public Health, Law, and Traumatic Collective Experiences: The Case of Mass Ringworm Irradiations

Nadav Davidovitch and Avital Margalit

in Trauma and Memory: Reading, Healing, and Making Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754057
eISBN:
9780804768122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754057.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the interaction of public health care and law in the reproduction and healing of collective trauma. It describes how the social construction of diseases led in a mass ringworm ... More


Disaster at Buffalo Creek

Kai Erikson

in The Sociologist's Eye: Reflections on Social Life

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300106671
eISBN:
9780300231779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300106671.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter focuses on the Buffalo Creek flood in West Virginia that occurred on February 26, 1972. Almost everyone along Buffalo Creek depended on coal mining for a living. The creek is formed by ... More


The Politics of Ithaca: From Collective Trauma to Amnesty’s End

Joel P. Christensen

in The Many-Minded Man: The "Odyssey," Psychology, and the Therapy of Epic

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752346
eISBN:
9781501752360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752346.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter presents an analysis of the political situation in Ithaca. A clearer picture of the political situation may allow one to see the Ithacan people as suffering from a collective trauma, ... More


The Story of Moses

David M. Carr

in Holy Resilience: The Bible's Traumatic Origins

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300204568
eISBN:
9780300210248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300204568.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter discusses the biblical story of Moses. Moses was an ancient historical figure for the Israelite tribes, and he was the centre of some of the earliest writings of Israel. The Moses story ... More


Safe Schools

Calvin Morrill and Michael Musheno

in Navigating Conflict: How Youth Handle Trouble in a High-Poverty School

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226538761
eISBN:
9780226523873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226523873.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter draws on ethnographic trouble cases and other observations, in-depth interviews, and youth sketch maps from New West High School (NWHS) to examine the unanticipated consequences ... More


The Red Mirror: Putin's Leadership and Russia's Insecure Identity

Gulnaz Sharafutdinova

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197502938
eISBN:
9780197502976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197502938.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Russian Politics

This book inquires into Vladimir Putin’s leadership strategy and relies on social identity theory to explain Putin’s success as a leader. The author argues that Russia’s second president has been ... More


Schizophonic Solutions: Philoctète

in Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314995
eISBN:
9781846316500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316500.014
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter examines Philoctète's writing of collective trauma as it impacts possibilities and methods of narration. It argues that the manipulation of language integral to the functioning of ... More


Introduction

Javier Auyero and María Fernanda Berti

in In Harm's Way: The Dynamics of Urban Violence

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691173030
eISBN:
9781400865888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691173030.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This book focuses on the collective trauma created by the constant and implacable interpersonal violence in Arquitecto Tucci, a marginalized neighborhood in the outskirts of the city of Buenos Aires, ... More


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