Uses of violence h l nieburg case institute of technology, department of humanities and social science the threat of violence, and the occasional outbreak of real violence (which gives the threat credibility), are essential elements in conflict resolution not only in interna- tional, but also in national communitiesi. One of the most alarming is the use of rhetoric promoting sexual violence by members of the imbonerakure, the youth wing of the cndd-fdd, as a tool to control and intimidate political opponents the cndd-fdd—burundi's ruling party—does not seem to be taking serious interest in curtailing these. . This summary report discusses the common religious concepts used in salafi muslim discourse to discuss violence and non-violence it offers a short summary of salafi debates surrounding the concept of jihad and focuses on the most common religious concepts used by salafis to justify violent action and the major. Article information comments (0) abstract we provide evidence on the effect of market illegality on violence brazil was historically the main exporter of mahogany starting in the 1990s, trade was restricted and eventually prohibited we build on previous evidence that mahogany trade persisted after prohibition and.
South africa is reaping the bitter fruits of violence: both apartheid's and the african national congress's armed struggle at his 1964 trial for treason nelson mandela set out the basis for the african national congress's (anc) decision to use violence to fight the violence of apartheid at one stage he stated. This article provides a review of research literature on women who use violence with intimate partners the central purpose is to inform service providers in the military and civilian communities who work with domestically violent women the major points of this review are as follows: (a) women's violence usually occurs in.
Repression is the act of subduing someone by institutional or physical force political violence is a particular form of repression involving the use of physical force to achieve political goals acts of repression and/or political violence often violate fundamental human rights, and are sometimes referred to as human rights. Evidence showing that women use intimate partner violence (ipv) against their male partners has existed since the 1970s when ipv was first systematically examined this article discusses the various sources of prevalence rates of ipv by women against men, the dominant theoretical explanation for ipv in general, and its.
It is the contrast between the course of events in china, which i have just described, and that in the soviet union which prompts these reflections on the proper use of violence if we were to seek a soviet analogy to the challenge the chinese leaders faced on tiananmen square, we might refer to the fall of the berlin wall,. The majority of previous studies on the prevalence and impact of family violence focus on male-to-female perpetration however, in india, studies have found that a frequent perpetrator of violence against a family member is the mother-in-law toward the daughter-in-law little is known about the risk factors associated with.
A general theory of violence may only be possible in the sense of a meta- theoretical framework as such it should comprise a parsimonious set of general mechanisms that operate across various manifestations of violence in order to identify such mechanisms, a general theory of violence needs to equally consider all. Sinn fein has defended comments made by gerry adams that violence can still be justified to reach political aims in certain circumstances. The line separating disturbances and tensions from armed conflict can sometimes be blurred and the only way to categorize specific situations is by examining each individual case this categorization has direct consequences for the armed forces and civil authorities as it does for the victims of the violence.