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Title Anthropology of violence and conflict / edited by Bettina E. Schmidt and Ingo W. Schr oder
Published New York : Routledge, 2001


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Description vi, 229 pages ; 23 cm
Series European Association of Social Anthropologists
European Association of Social Anthropologists (Series)
Contents 1. Introduction: violent imaginaries and violent practices / Ingo W. Schroder and Bettina E. Schmidt -- 2. The violence in identity / Glenn Bowman -- 3. Socio-cosmological contexts and forms of violence: war, vendetta, duels and suicide among the Yukpa of north-western Venezuela / Ernst Halbmayer -- 4. The interpretation of violent worldviews: cannibalism and other violent images of the Caribbean / Bettina E. Schmidt -- 5. The enactment of 'tradition': Albanian constructions of identity, violence and power in times of crisis / Stephanie Schwandner-Sievers -- 6. Violence and culture: anthropological and evolutionary-psychological reflections on inter-group conflict in southern Ethiopia / Jon Abbink -- 7. Violent events in the Western Apache past: ethnohistory and ethno-ethnohistory / Ingo W. Schroder -- 8. When silence makes history: gender and memories of war violence from Somalia / Francesca Declich
9. A turning point? From civil struggle to civil war in Sri Lanka / Peter Kloos -- 10. Predicament of war: Sarajevo experiences and ethics of war / Ivana Macek
Notes At head of cover: European Association of Social Anthropologists
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Culture conflict.
Ethnic relations.
Ethnic conflict.
Social conflict.
Political violence.
Author Schmidt, Bettina, 1958-
Schr oder, Ingo
European Association of Social Anthropologists.
LC no. 00045705
ISBN 0415229057 (hbk.)
0415229065 (paperback)