Legacy Of Violence

Author: John D. Bessler
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816638109
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He tells the story of the 1920 lynching in Duluth of three African-Americans circus workers - wrongfully accused of rape - and the anti-lynching crusade that followed.

Reckless Rites

Author: Elliott S. Horowitz
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691124919
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"--Leon Wieseltier "This is a book of tremendous importance that explores some of the most significant themes in Jewish history, especially the relations between Jews and Christians and the question of Jewish passivity and meekness.

Iran S Nowruz Revolution

Author: Amir Fassihi
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781478344087
Size: 57.34 MB
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IRAN'S NOWRUZ REVOLUTION shows how the spirit of resistance that galvanized the Iranian Green Movement of 2009 can be rekindled and sustained in present day Iran using Nowruz and other Iranian celebrations as tools for civil disobedience.

Memories Of Violence

Author: Simone Remijnse
Publisher: Purdue University Press
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This book focuses on the effects of an armed conflict at the village level, and the way in which people in rural communities address the legacy of such a violent past.

The Curse Of Cain

Author: Regina M. Schwartz
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226742007
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. This is a refreshing alternative to criticism-biblical and otherwise-that so often confuses interpretation with closure; it is an invitation to an ethic of possibility, plenitude, and generosity, a welcome antidote to violence, as ...

No Safe Place

Author: Christina Crawford
Publisher: Station Hill Pr
Size: 61.33 MB
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A call to action, this impassioned book offers the hope that in facing the truth about our families we can save our society and ourselves.

A Festival Of Violence

Author: Stewart Emory Tolnay
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252064135
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Legacy. of. Racial. Violence. On the evening of Friday, March 20, 1981, racial
tensions in Mobile, Alabama, were strained following the second trial of
Josephus Anderson, an African-American charged with the murder of a white
Birmingham police officer. Anderson's first trial ended with a deadlocked jury, and
at 10 P.M., local television news reported that the second jury was also unable to
reach a verdict. Both juries had been comprised of blacks and whites. Shortly
after ten, Beulah ...

The Spaces Of Violence

Author: James Giles
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 0817315020
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The nation was born out of a violent revolution, and the Civil War and U.S.
participation in World Wars I and II, the Korean War, the war in Vietnam, and the
two recent wars against Iraq have continued and intensiĀ¤ed the national legacy
of violence. In the last three decades, government and educational leaders and
cultural analysts have been concerned with the degree to which violence has
begun to assault and plague supposedly safe middle-class American spaces and
institutions ...