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Preventing violence

by James Gilligan

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Published in New York : Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence -- Prevention,
  • Violent crimes -- Prevention,
  • Violence -- Social aspects,
  • Violent offenders -- Psychology,
  • Violent offenders -- Rehabilitation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames Gilligan.
    SeriesProspects for tomorrow
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM886 .G546 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. ; 22 cm.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6799727M
    ISBN 100500282781
    LC Control Number00108865
    OCLC/WorldCa48198604

    Violence is most often addressed in moral and legal terms: "How evil is this action, and how much punishment does it deserve?" Unfortunately, this way of thinking, the basis for our legal and political institutions, does nothing to shed light on the causes of violence. Violent criminals have been Gilligan's teachers, and he has been their student. Chapters 2 through 6 in Preventing Crowd Violence highlight significant developments in social psychological theory for understanding what factors influence crowd disorder. The final four chapters, 7 thro demonstrate how a different paradigm, environmental criminology, is useful for managing and understanding crowd behaviour.

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    PREVENTING YOUTH VIOLENCE: AN OVERVIEW OF THE EVIDENCE Adoption in May by the World Health Assembly of Resolution on preventing interpersonal violence, in particular against women and girls, and against children, reaffirmed the importance of health sector participation in multisectoral efforts to prevent violence. Book Reviews; HOME / DOCUMENTS / VIOLENCE: A DAILY THREAT (WINTER ) / THINKING ON VIOLENCE / Preventing Violence Long-Run Crime Prevention Policies. By Norman V. Loayza. Some countries in Latin America are among the most violent and crime-ridden in .


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