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The psychology of genocide, massacres, and extreme violence

Donald G. Dutton

The psychology of genocide, massacres, and extreme violence

how "normal" people come to commit atrocities

by Donald G. Dutton

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Security International in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence.,
  • Social psychology.,
  • Genocide -- Psychological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-190) and index.

    StatementDonald G. Dutton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1116 .D88 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 199 p.
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22755116M
    ISBN 100275990001
    ISBN 109780275990008

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    Dutton, D.G., The Psychology of Genocide, Massacres, and extreme violence. Why 'normal' people come to commit atricities, X Sociobiologists see extreme violence as an inherited and vestigial remnant of our predator past. Genocide & Mass Violence Totally Unofficial: Raphael Lemkin and the Genocide Convention: A Series of Three Lessons This unit invites students to learn about Raphael Lemkin, a Polish-Jewish lawyer who coined the word "genocide" and devoted his life's work to preventing its occurrence.

    Dutton, D.G. () The psychology of genocide, massacres and extreme violence. Westport, Conn.: Praeger International. Dutton, D.G. & Corvo, K. () Transforming a flawed policy: A call to revive psychology and science in domestic violence research and practice. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 11 (5),   Disproving the banality of evil thesis - Sociology bibliographies - in Harvard style. The psychology of genocide, massacres, and extreme violence - Praeger Security International - Westport, Conn. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33(5), pp Journal.


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The twentieth century was one of the most violent in all of human history, with more than million people killed in acts of war and persecution ranging from the Herero and Namaqua genocide in present-day Namibia during the early s to the ongoing conflict in Darfur.

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