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The Resource Political violence in South and Southeast Asia : critical perspectives, edited by Itty Abraham, Edward Newman and Meredith L. Weiss

Political violence in South and Southeast Asia : critical perspectives, edited by Itty Abraham, Edward Newman and Meredith L. Weiss

Label
Political violence in South and Southeast Asia : critical perspectives
Title
Political violence in South and Southeast Asia
Title remainder
critical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Itty Abraham, Edward Newman and Meredith L. Weiss
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explores the sources and manifestations of political violence in South and Southeast Asia and the myriad roles that it plays in everyday life and as part of historical narrative. It considers and critiques the manner in which political violence is understood and constructed, and the common assumptions that prevail regarding the causes, victims and perpetrators of this violence. By focusing on the social and political context of these regions the volume presents a critical understanding of the nature of political violence and provides an alternative narrative to that found in mainst
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.60954
Index
index present
LC call number
HN670.3.Z9
LC item number
V568 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1970-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abraham, Itty
  • Newman, Edward
  • Weiss, Meredith L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political violence
  • Political violence
  • South Asia
  • South Asia
  • Southeast Asia
  • Southeast Asia
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Violence politique
  • Conditions sociales
  • Politique nationale
  • Asie du Sud-Est
  • Asie du Sud
  • Political violence
  • Politics and government
  • Social conditions
  • South Asia
  • Southeast Asia
  • Kollektive Gewalt
  • Rebellion
  • Staat
  • Minderheitenfrage
  • Südasien
  • Südostasien
  • Politik
  • Gewalt
  • Soziale Situation
  • Südasien
  • Politiskt våld
  • Politiskt våld
Label
Political violence in South and Southeast Asia : critical perspectives, edited by Itty Abraham, Edward Newman and Meredith L. Weiss
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The politics of violence : modalities, frames and functions / Meredith L. Weiss, Edward Newman, and Itty Abraham -- Comparative assassinations : the changing moral economy of political killing in South Asia / Sankaran Krishna -- Forms of collective and state violence in South Asia / Paul R. Brass -- Mass violence in Southeast Asia / Geoffrey Robinson -- On the borderlines : politics, religion, and violence in Bangladesh / Naureen Chowdhury Fink -- External influences on political violence in Southeast Asia / Natasha Hamilton-Hart -- Recruitment and attack in Southeast Asian collective violence / Vince Boudreau -- Subversion, secession, and the state in South Asia : varieties of violence / Varun Sahni and Shamuel Tharu
Control code
697184547
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789280871593
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697184547
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Political violence in South and Southeast Asia : critical perspectives, edited by Itty Abraham, Edward Newman and Meredith L. Weiss
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The politics of violence : modalities, frames and functions / Meredith L. Weiss, Edward Newman, and Itty Abraham -- Comparative assassinations : the changing moral economy of political killing in South Asia / Sankaran Krishna -- Forms of collective and state violence in South Asia / Paul R. Brass -- Mass violence in Southeast Asia / Geoffrey Robinson -- On the borderlines : politics, religion, and violence in Bangladesh / Naureen Chowdhury Fink -- External influences on political violence in Southeast Asia / Natasha Hamilton-Hart -- Recruitment and attack in Southeast Asian collective violence / Vince Boudreau -- Subversion, secession, and the state in South Asia : varieties of violence / Varun Sahni and Shamuel Tharu
Control code
697184547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789280871593
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697184547
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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