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Environment of violence

C. Warren Hunt

Environment of violence

readings of cataclysm cast in stone

by C. Warren Hunt

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Published by Polar Pub. in Calgary, Alberta, Canada .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical geology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-191) and index.

    Statementby C. Warren Hunt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE28.3 .H86 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1612771M
    ISBN 100969450605
    LC Control Number91152992

    environment and children’ bio-psychological development. The study collated and reviewed relevant articles, books, journals, and meta-analysis of domestic violence, risky family environment and children’s mental health. Both the ERIC and PSYCHLIT databases were searched using the following key words: domestic violence. The best books on Violence and Torture recommended by Darius Rejali. The author of Torture and Democracy gives a harrowing interview on the effects of violence, torture and trauma on the human being, 'torture has a slippery slope and once you authorise it, it rapidly runs out of control'.

    “[The book’s] assertion that violence and the environment may be linked, and its conclusion that most big developing countries appear to be hurtling toward more internal conflict, are too important and intriguing to be left to an academic audience.” –John Stackhouse, Toronto Globe and Mail “This volume is for anyone with professional or deep personal interests in the . Nixon’s Slow Violence is the first book in environmental literary studies to explore the connection between natural resource extraction and petro-imperialism Slow Violence eschews dense prose and indecipherable academic jargon for the rigorous, clear writing of someone with the mind of a critic and the heart of a humanist.

      BOTH THE words "environment" and "violence" have so many meanings that they require some definition of how they can be of use .   An environment of violence between anyone tends to increase the acceptance, and perceived effectiveness, of violence. Violence ignored is violence allowed. I believe workplace violence can be reduced if we are all willing to combine preparation and preparedness with an appropriate and unwavering response.


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: Environment of Environment of violence book Readings of Cataclysm Cast in Stone (): Hunt, C. Warren: Books5/5(1). The Biology of Violence (How Understanding the Brain, Behavior, and Environment Can Break the Vicious Circle of Aggression) Hardcover – January 6, Cited by: Violent Environments portrays violence as a site-specific phenomenon rooted in local histories and societies, yet connected to larger processes of material transformation and power relations.

The authors argue that specific resource environments, including tropical forests and oil reserves, and environmental processes. 'Slow violence' from climate change, toxic drift, deforestation, oil spills, and the environmental aftermath of war occurs gradually and often invisibly.

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Carpentera,⁎, Rick Nevina,b a Institute for Health and the Environment, University at Albany, Rensselaer, NYUnited States b National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, MDUnited States article info abstract Article history: Received 8 July Received in revised form 18 August Accepted 1.

The environmental influences on violence One of Furr-Holden’s recent papers, Not in My Back Yard: A Comparative Analysis of Crime around Publicly Funded Drug Treatment Centers, Liquor Stores, Convenience Stores, and Corner Stores in One Mid-Atlantic City, provides an example of how the built environment affects health and behavior.

Calling instances of environmental violence for what they are—deliberate for-profit exploitation and destruction of a region that causes measurable harm to the region’s inhabitants—lets us see that violence against the environment and violence against people are not separate issues.

They are one and the same thing. Thomas Homer-Dixon argues in this sobering book that these environmental scarcities will have profound social consequences — contributing to insurrections, ethnic clashes, urban unrest, and other forms of civil violence, especially in the developing world.

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It changes her life and the lives of those .Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hunt, C. Warren (Charles Warren), Environment of violence. Calgary, Alberta, Canada: Polar Pub., ©Five sections examine major theoretical perspectives, genetic and environmental determinants, and the psychological and relational processes underlying human violence and aggression.

The tone of the book is realistic in its investigation of violence as an inherent part of human genetics and interaction, but hopeful in its exploration of Pages: