"Violence and Society" International Conference

Страна: Польша

Город: Warsaw

Тезисы до: 20.12.2016

Даты: 18.03.17 — 18.03.17

Область наук: Социологические;

Е-мейл Оргкомитета: violence.society@irf-network.org

Организаторы: Interdisciplinary Research Foundation


Violence has become one of the features of the present-day world. Although it has existed throughout times, playing undoubtedly an important role in the development of any society. The analysis of violence is one of the most complicated and controversial issues nowadays, as it may cover different levels of violence – interpersonal, institutional, collective; as well as different forms of violence – racist crime, homophobic or sexist crime, genocide etc. The conference might be an attempt to shed light on arguments about the social construction and nature of violence, applying an interdisciplinary approach to various manifestations of violence.

Conference panels will be related, but not limited, to:

    History of violence
    Nature of violence
    Racist and religious crimes
    Homophobic and transphobic crimes
    Mass violence and genocide
    Sexual violence
    Violence on TV, in video games
    Violent sports
    Addictions, generating violence
    Violence in literature


Веб-сайт конференции: http://violence.society.irf-network.org/