Coverart for item
The Resource Violence in American society, edited by Frank McGuckin

Violence in American society, edited by Frank McGuckin

Label
Violence in American society
Title
Violence in American society
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frank McGuckin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McGuckin, Frank
Series statement
The reference shelf
Series volume
v. 70, no. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence
  • Violent crimes
  • Violence in mass media
Label
Violence in American society, edited by Frank McGuckin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Violence in America / David T. Courtwright -- Victims, violence and the sacred: the thought of René Girard / Leo D. Lefebure -- Scapegoat biology / Bettyann H. Kevles and Daniel J. Kevles -- Genetics and the control of crime / Tabitha M. Powledge -- Hostility in America / James Q. Wilson -- End the domestic arms race / Hubert Williams -- The method of a neo-Nazi mogul / Stephan Talty -- Young and abused / Jeannine Amber -- Why they stay: a saga of spouse abuse / Hara Estroff Marano -- The man who counts the killings / Scott Stossel -- TV turns to an era of self-control / Mark Landler -- The family behind bars / Elayne Rapping -- A gore phobia / David Thomson -- Violent America / Patrice J. Tuohy -- American opinion / Ellen Graham and Cynthia Crossen -- Can we break the pattern of the criminal lifestyle? / Mark S. Fleisher -- How you (yes you!) can stop violence in your town / Michael D'Antonio -- Communities against crime / Marc Kaufman -- Working toward violence-free schools / Marilyn Sherman
Control code
38120650
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 183 p.
Isbn
9780824209414
Lccn
97051741
Label
Violence in American society, edited by Frank McGuckin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Violence in America / David T. Courtwright -- Victims, violence and the sacred: the thought of René Girard / Leo D. Lefebure -- Scapegoat biology / Bettyann H. Kevles and Daniel J. Kevles -- Genetics and the control of crime / Tabitha M. Powledge -- Hostility in America / James Q. Wilson -- End the domestic arms race / Hubert Williams -- The method of a neo-Nazi mogul / Stephan Talty -- Young and abused / Jeannine Amber -- Why they stay: a saga of spouse abuse / Hara Estroff Marano -- The man who counts the killings / Scott Stossel -- TV turns to an era of self-control / Mark Landler -- The family behind bars / Elayne Rapping -- A gore phobia / David Thomson -- Violent America / Patrice J. Tuohy -- American opinion / Ellen Graham and Cynthia Crossen -- Can we break the pattern of the criminal lifestyle? / Mark S. Fleisher -- How you (yes you!) can stop violence in your town / Michael D'Antonio -- Communities against crime / Marc Kaufman -- Working toward violence-free schools / Marilyn Sherman
Control code
38120650
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 183 p.
Isbn
9780824209414
Lccn
97051741

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...