By Athina Karatzogianni

ISBN-10: 041566523X

ISBN-13: 9780415665230

ISBN-10: 0415721342

ISBN-13: 9780415721349

This edited quantity examines theoretical and empirical concerns in relation to violence and struggle and its implications for media, tradition and society.

Over the final 20 years there was a proliferation of books, movies and artwork almost about violence and struggle. even if, this can be the 1st quantity that provides a assorted research which has wider implications for a number of disciplines, hence offering the reader with a textual content that's either multi-faceted and obtainable. This publication introduces the present debates surrounding this subject via 5 specific lenses:

  • the old contains an exam of ancient styles of the conversation of violence and warfare via a range sources

  • the cultural utilises the cultural reviews standpoint to have interaction with problems with violence, visibility and spectatorship

  • the sociological makes a speciality of how terrorism, violence and conflict are remembered and negotiated within the public sphere

  • the political deals an exploration into the politics of assigning blame for struggle, the effect of psychology on media actors, and new media political communique concerns in terms of the country and the media

  • the gender-studies standpoint presents an research of violence and warfare from a gender stories viewpoint.

Violence and battle in tradition and the Media should be of a lot curiosity to scholars of battle and clash stories, media and communications experiences, sociology, safety reports and political science.

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