By Mary Michele Connellan,Christiane Fröhlich
This edited assortment develops a gendered lens for genocide prevention via uncovering socially developed gender roles that are an important for the onset, shape and prevention of genocide and mass atrocities. This quantity attracts on modern feminist thought, thoughts of masculinity, severe discussions of overseas legislation, and in-depth case reviews to supply a greater figuring out of the functionality of gender at assorted levels of genocide and mass atrocity tactics in addition to a foundation for extra accomplished thoughts for genocide prevention.
Read or Download A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention (Rethinking Political Violence) PDF
Similar war & peace books
The Arab-Israeli clash has been the most protracted and contentious disputes within the heart East. This wide-ranging textbook examines the diplomatic and ancient surroundings in which the clash constructed, from either the Israeli and Palestinian views, and offers a complete review of the peace procedure.
This ebook rehumanizes perpetrators of mass atrocities. at the moment a victim/perpetrator dichotomy seems to be the dominant paradigm: perpetrators have both been ‘mechanistically dehumanized’, that's, perceived as unemotional, hard-hearted and conforming and thereby missing the middle good points of human nature or however, they've been ‘animalistically dehumanized’.
Battle, peace, and justice are the everlasting threads of human heritage - each one thread with specified symbols, colours, and appeals, each one thread with its defining occasions, forces, heroes, and villains. We communicate of those threads too frequently as abstractions! they aren't! they're tangible threads - strands of substance - filling position, share, and end result throughout time.
Struggle is a paradox. at the one hand, it destroys our bodies and destroys groups. nevertheless, it really is accountable for the various most powerful human bonds and has been the genesis of lots of our such a lot primary associations. War and Society addresses those paradoxes whereas offering a sociological exploration of this enigmatic phenomenon which has performed a vital function in human heritage, wielded an enormous strength over human lives, and commanded highbrow wondering for numerous generations.
Extra info for A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention (Rethinking Political Violence)
A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention (Rethinking Political Violence) by Mary Michele Connellan,Christiane Fröhlich