By David F. Krugler
By Jeff Lewis
In this new and hugely unique publication, Jeff Lewisargues that violence is deeply inscribed in human tradition, pondering and expressive structures (media). Lewis contends that violence isn't an inescapable function of an competitive human nature. relatively, violence is laced via our wants and inclinations to communalism and expressive interplay. From the close to extinction of all Homo sapiens, round 74,000 years in the past, the discovery of tradition and media enabled people to visualize and articulate specific offerings and pleasures. equipped intergroup violence or warfare emerged throughout the workout of those offerings and their expression via greater and more and more complicated human societies. This agitation of amplified wish, hierarchical social association and mediated wisdom structures has created a cultural volition of violent complexity which keeps into the present.
Media, tradition and Human Violence examines the present stipulations of clash and damage as an expression of our violent complexity.
By Philipp Stadelmaier
In shape eines Tagebuchs nimmt Philipp Stadelmaier eine polemische Dekonstruktion der Konzepte "Meinung" bzw. "Meinungsfreiheit", "Karikatur" und "Terror" vor. Dabei zeichnet er - ausgehend von Pasolinis Motivsuche für seine Verfilmung des Matthäusevangeliums in Palästina, einem Seminar bei Hélène Cixous, Mails von Freunden und Artikeln in deutschen und französischen Medien - die Metapsychologie (und die pathologischen Züge) der Figur der Meinung nach. Dieser wird mit den "mittleren Regionen" ein unstabiles, geografisch-geschichtliches Gefüge gegenübergestellt, das essenziell von einem Mangel an Sicherheit, "Meinung" und "Identität" bestimmt wird.
In einem Nachsatz zu diesem Tagebuch überprüft Stadelmaier nach den Anschlägen vom thirteen. November 2015 die Gültigkeit seiner zu Jahresbeginn entwickelten Thesen.
By John Gibler
Mexico Unconquered is an evocative document at the powers of violence and corruption in Mexico and the insurgent underdogs who positioned their lives at the line to construct justice from the floor up. Mexico Unconquered probes the overpowering divisions in modern Mexico, domestic to the world’s richest guy, Carlos slender, and to destitute thousands. John Gibler weaves narrative journalism with lyrical descriptions, combining the journalist’s alternate of strolling the streets and the philosopher’s job of drawing out the super implications of the probably mundane.
John Gibler has pronounced for In those Times, Common Dreams, YES! Magazine, ColorLines, and Democracy Now!.
By Jonathan Pieslak
By AA. VV.,Serafino Negrelli,Angelo Pichierri
By Maria Alves
By Walter DeKeseredy,Marilyn Corsianos
Violence opposed to ladies in Pornography illuminates the ways that grownup pornography hurts many ladies, either off and on reveal. A turning out to be physique of social clinical wisdom indicates that it's strongly linked to numerous varieties of violence opposed to girls in intimate relationships. many ladies who try and depart abusive and/or patriarchal males additionally document that pornography performs a job within the abuse inflicted on them by means of their ex-partners. On most sensible of those harms, male pornography intake is strongly correlated with attitudes assisting violence opposed to ladies. Many researchers, practitioners, and coverage makers think that grownup pornography is a huge challenge and provide big proof aiding this declare.
Violence opposed to ladies in Pornography, unlike books written customarily for scholarly and basic audiences, in particular ambitions scholars enrolled in undergraduate criminology, deviance, women’s reports, masculinities reports, human sexuality, and media experiences classes. considerate dialogue questions are positioned on the finish of every bankruptcy, and acceptable PowerPoint slides and recommendations for school room routines should be on hand to help scholar figuring out. the most aim of this ebook is to inspire readers to imagine severely approximately grownup pornography and to take revolutionary steps separately and jointly to lessen the construction and intake of hurtful sexual media, together with that from the "dark part of the Internet."
By Maude Julien,Ursula Gauthier,Anna Leube,Heinrich Leube
By Salvatore Lupo,Fondo de Cultura Economica,Stella Mastrangelo