Books in category Social Science – Violence in Society

  • Hood Rat

    Hood Rat
    Gavin Knight

    But is the truth so simple? Hood Rat tells the human stories that the media miss: of young men who have fallen through the system, and of one young woman with a vision for change. ‚ÄėUnflinching.

  • Theatres Of Violence

    Theatres Of Violence
    Philip G. Dwyer, Lyndall Ryan

    This volume offers a reflection on the nature of mass killings and extreme violence across regions and across centuries, and brings together a wide range of approaches and case studies.

  • Working with Gangs and Young People

    Working with Gangs and Young People
    Imani Kuumba, Jessie Feinstein

    Working with Gangs and Young People demonstrates how young people can be engaged in a creative and challenging process that explores the costs, gains and consequences of the choices they make around their gang membership.

  • Cocaine and Heroin Trafficking in the Caribbean Volume 2

    Cocaine and Heroin Trafficking in the Caribbean, Volume 2
    Daurius Figueira

    This book deals with threats to the sustainability of specific Caribbean states in the face of the concerted threats posed by the illicit drug trade, the illicit gun trade, human smuggling and the sex trade.

  • Revolutionary Currents

    Revolutionary Currents
    Michael A. Morrison, Melinda S. Zook

    So she must persuade them–and Adam Barr, her grandfather's envoy–that she'd make a thoroughly unsuitable wife. Adam isn't convinced. Regina might be unconventional, but she has wit, spirit and warmth.

  • Tactical Rape in War and Conflict

    Tactical Rape in War and Conflict
    Brenda Fitzpatrick

    This is the first book to analyse the use of rape as a tactic of war and international progress away from tacit acceptance to active rejection of this violation of international law.

  • Conflict and Communication

    Conflict and Communication
    Daniel Shapiro, Lisa Pilsitz, Susan Shapiro

    The book is divided into two parts: Conflict Management and Student Mediation.

  • THE ‚ CULTURE OF SILENCE‚ CONTRIBUTES TO PERPETUATING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

    THE ‚ÄúCULTURE OF SILENCE‚ÄĚ CONTRIBUTES TO PERPETUATING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
    Gabriel Amoateng-Boahen

    This is a unique must-read book. It has a revelation of hidden treasures with bifocal elements of universal need in this generation.

  • Boko Haram

    Boko Haram
    Virginia Comolli

    Northern and central Nigeria are engulfed in a violent insurgency campaign waged by Jama'atu Ahlis Sunnah Lidda'awati w'al Jihad, a.k.a. 'Boko Haram', and more recently, its splinter group 'Ansaru'.

  • LA RESPUESTA INSTITUCIONAL A LA VIOLENCIA DE GENERO

    LA RESPUESTA INSTITUCIONAL A LA VIOLENCIA DE GENERO
    SERRANO AGUILAR, MARíA DEL CARMEN

    As√≠ mismo, incluye como novedad reflejar la creaci√≥n de la Unidad contra la Violencia de G√©nero dependiente del Gobierno de Espa√Īa y de implantaci√≥n reciente en el momento de elaboraci√≥n de la investigaci√≥n.

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