Cultures of Violence by Stuart Carroll
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Cultures of Violence
By Stuart Carroll

Cultures of Violence

Interpersonal Violence in Historical Perspective

Edited by See other recent books by Stuart Carroll
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $259.32
Your Price: $233.38 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $25.93! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $11.67 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days



Cultures of Violence by Stuart Carroll

Book Description

Thinkers and historians have long perceived violence and its control as integral to the very idea of 'Western Civilization'. Focusing on interpersonal violence and the huge role it played in human affairs in the post-medieval West, this timely collection brings together the latest interdisciplinary and historical research in the field.

Buy Cultures of Violence book by Stuart Carroll from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780230019454
ISBN-10: 0230019455
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 17mm)
Pages: 283
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 23-May-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Stuart Carroll

Hiking Tennessee by Stuart Carroll Hiking Tennessee, Paperback (November 2015)

Features 62 of the best hiking areas from the natural wonders of Great Smoky Mountains National Park to the historical Civil War battlefields of Shiloh and Lookout Mountain.

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France by Stuart Carroll Blood and Violence in Early Modern France, Hardback (May 2006)

French manners and civility were the model for European civilization, while feud is associated with backward societies. Yet, in France, thousands of men died in duels in which the supposed rules of honour were regularly flouted. This book explores the nature of vengeance, and aims to reveal the dark side of Renaissance civilization.

Noble Power During the French Wars of Religion by Stuart Carroll Noble Power During the French Wars of Religion, Paperback (November 2005)

A study of the political affinities of the Guise family in France during the sixtreenth century.

» View all books by Stuart Carroll

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Cultures of Violence book by Stuart Carroll and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Stuart Carroll

STUART CARROLL Senior Lecturer in History, the University of York, UK CAROLINE DODDS Research Fellow, Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge University, UK BERND WEISBROD Professor of Modern History, Gottingen University, Germany JOHN CARTER WOOD Research Fellow in the Department of History, the Open University, UK ANDY WOOD Reader in Social History, the University of East Anglia, UK MICHAEL NASSIET Professor of Early Modern History, the University of Angers, France PATRICA PALMER Senior Lecturer in the Department of English and Related Literature, the University of York, UK RICHARD CUST Reader in Early Modern History, the University of Birmingham, UK ANDY HOPPER Lecturer in English Local History at the Centre for English Local History, University of Leicester, UK DAVID ANDRESS Reader in Modern European History, the University of Portsmouth, UK MARTIN BLINKHORN Professor Emeritus, the University of Lancaster, UK STEVEN C. HUGHES Professor of European history, Loyola College, Maryland, USA MARTIN J. WEINER Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of History, Rice University, USA BERNHARD RIEGER Lecturer in European history, University College London, UK

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Stuart Carroll close
Hiking Tennessee by Stuart Carroll
Blood and Violence in Early Modern France by Stuart Carroll
Noble Power During the French Wars of Religion by Stuart Carroll
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close