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Representations of Peace and Conflict

Representations of Peace and Conflict

by S. Gibson
     
 

This wide-ranging multidisciplinary collection highlights the centrality of representations for the study of peace and conflict. The chapters cover topics as diverse as British soldiers' photographic-records, social identity in Northern Ireland, memory work, the South African Truth & Reconciliation Commission, the London memorial to the Women of World War II

Overview

This wide-ranging multidisciplinary collection highlights the centrality of representations for the study of peace and conflict. The chapters cover topics as diverse as British soldiers' photographic-records, social identity in Northern Ireland, memory work, the South African Truth & Reconciliation Commission, the London memorial to the Women of World War II and protest songs in the popular music charts. These studies are written by an array of internationally influential authors, as well as emerging scholars, from a range of social science and humanities disciplines, including cultural studies, geography, history, linguistics, media studies, peace studies, religious studies and social psychology. This rich and varied volume constitutes a timely engagement with matters pertaining to how peace and conflict are represented in many unique forms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230298668
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
11/27/2012
Series:
Rethinking Political Violence Series
Edition description:
2012
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 5.80(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

NEIL FERGUSON Department of Psychology, Liverpool Hope University, UK
K. NEIL JENKINGS School of Geography, Politics and Sociology, Newcastle University, UK
PAULINE KOLLONTAI Faculty of Education & Theology, York St John University, UK
ROBERT D. LOWE School of Psychology, University of Central Lancashire, UK
ROSS MCGARRY Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology, University of Liverpool, UK
ORLA MULDOON Department of Psychology, University of Limerick, Rep. of Ireland
CORINNA PENISTON-BIRD Department of History, Lancaster University, UK
MAURO SARRICA Department of Communication and Social Research, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
JON SIMONS Department of Communication & Culture, Indiana University Bloomington, USA
JON STEWART Brighton Institute of Modern Music, UK
JOHN TULLOCH Lincoln School of Journalism, University of Lincoln, UK
JANE TYNAN School of Fashion and Textiles, Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London, UK
LUCIEN VAN LIERE Department of Religious Studies and Theology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
ANNELIES VERDOOLAEGE Department of African Languages and Cultures, Ghent University, Belgium
JOAO WACHELKE Department of Applied Psychology, University of Padua, Italy and Social Psychology of Communication and Cognition Laboratory, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
RACHEL WOODWARD School of Geography, Politics and Sociology, Newcastle University, UK
NIGEL YOUNG Editor in Chief, Oxford International Encyclopaedia of Peace and Honorary Research Professor of Peace Studies, Colgate University, USA

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