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Love, Violence, and Socialization in Partnership and Domination Environments

Riane Eisler

in Nurturing Our Humanity: How Domination and Partnership Shape Our Brains, Lives, and Future

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190935726
eISBN:
9780190935757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190935726.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

We received neurochemical rewards of pleasure when we give or receive empathic love, and seem to have a predisposition against violence. This chapter explores the crucial question of what conditions ... More


Approaching Violence in Eastern Guatemala

Cecilia Menjívar

in Enduring Violence: Ladina Women's Lives in Guatemala

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520267664
eISBN:
9780520948419
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267664.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book is about the everyday violence in the lives of ladinas in Oriente, Guatemala. It focuses on the violence not directly attributable to individual actions intended to cause harm but embedded ... More


Political Causes of Humanitarian Emergencies

KALEVI J. HOLSTI

in War, Hunger, and Displacement: VOLUME 1

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297390
eISBN:
9780191685323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297390.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter attempts to locate political sources of contemporary humanitarian emergencies. The political sources of humanitarian emergencies are complex but there are conditions, policies, and paths ... More


Some Psychoanalytic Contributions to the Prevention of Socially Sanctioned Violence

Otto F. Kernberg

in Contemporary Controversies in Psychoanalytic Theory, Techniques, and Their Applications

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300101393
eISBN:
9780300128369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300101393.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter further expands the discussion on social violence that started in the previous chapter, but this time it looks at the possible contributions that psychoanalysis can have to prevent ... More


Sanctioned Social Violence: A Psychoanalytic View

Otto F. Kernberg

in Contemporary Controversies in Psychoanalytic Theory, Techniques, and Their Applications

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300101393
eISBN:
9780300128369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300101393.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter takes a look at social violence, which is defined to intentionally destructive behavior that is aimed at defenseless civilians. The discussion tries to provide an understanding of social ... More


An Orange Diaspora

in Faith, Fraternity and Fighting: The Orange Order and Irish Migrants in Northern England, c. 1850–1920

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239390
eISBN:
9781846313110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239390.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter attempts to tease out more on the theme of social communication and networking, and specifically reviews the comparative dimensions of the Orange diaspora. The diaspora of Orangeman was ... More


Shadow Wars: The Crucible of Social Violence

Christopher Phillips

in The Rivers Ran Backward: The Civil War and the Remaking of the American Middle Border

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780195187236
eISBN:
9780199378180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187236.003.0016
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The intertwined strands of the “war within the war” after emancipation and the fall 1862 midterm elections developed into a civilian home-front war between 1863 and 1865. Interactions between the ... More


‘Going to the Dogs’: ‘Humanity’ in J. M. Coetzee's Disgrace, The Lives of Animals and South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission

in Cultured Violence: Narrative, Social Suffering, and Engendering Human Rights in Contemporary South Africa

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312137
eISBN:
9781846315244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315244.003
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

In 1986, J. M. Coetzee declared that South Africa's transition from the apartheid rule to democratic government in 1994 presented an opportunity to restore humanity in society, yet in his first ... More


For Once Clear to See: MARY KINZIE (2003), Drift

Martha C. Nussbaum

in Philosophical Interventions: Reviews 1986-2011

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199777853
eISBN:
9780190267612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199777853.003.0024
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter reviews the book Drift (2003), by Mary Kinzie. When Plato describes the journey of the soul out of life, he says that it is all but unrecognizable because of the “barnacles” encrusted ... More


Scarcity and the Civic Tradition: Market Management in Bristol, 1709–18151

Steve Poole (ed.)

in Markets, Market Culture and Popular Protest in Eighteenth-Century Britain and Ireland

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237006
eISBN:
9781846317422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317422.006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the development of a ‘civic tradition’ of market management in the Bristol region, in which loosely allied corporate, commercial, and middling-class interests acted to promote ... More


The Rivers Ran Backward: The Civil War and the Remaking of the American Middle Border

Christopher Phillips

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780195187236
eISBN:
9780199378180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187236.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Most Americans believe that the Ohio River was a clearly defined and static demographic and political boundary between freedom and slavery, indeed between North and South, an extension of the ... More


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