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The practice of war : production, reproduction and communication of armed violence / edited by Aparna Rao, Michael Bollig and Monika Böck ; [with an introduction by Elisabeth Colson].

Contributor(s): Rao, Aparna | Bollig, Michael | Böck, Monika.
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Berghahn Books, 2007Description: xvii, 346 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1845452801; 9781845452803 (hdb. : alk paper).Subject(s): War | War and society | Violence | Savaş ve toplum | Şiddet | Savaş
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Introduction: The practice of war / Elisabeth Colson -- pt. 1: Changing qualities of violence: case studies from Africa. 'We turned our enemies into baboons': warfare, ritual and pastoral identity among the Pokot of northern Kenya / Michael Bollig and Matthias Österle -- Culture slipping away: violence, social tension and personal drama in Suri society, southern Ethiopia / Jon Abbink -- Catholics and cannibals: terror and healing in Tooro, western Uganda / Heike Behrend -- pt. 2: Memory, trauma and redemption. Coming through slaughter: the Herero of Namibia, 1904-1940 / Jan-Bart Gewald -- Trauma, therapy and responsibility: psychology and war in contemporary Israel / Edna Lomsky-Feder and Eyal Ben-Ari -- 'I shall be waiting for you at the door of paradise': the Pakistani martyrs of the Lashkar-e Taiba (Army of the Pure) / Mariam Abou Zahab -- pt. 3: Organizing, encouraging and dissuading: the uses of kinship, gender and religion. Is war gendered? Issues in representing women and the Second World War / Elaine Martin -- Judging by aesthetics: 'due care' in the management of 'collaboration' in the first Palestinian Intifada / Iris Jean-Klein -- Islamist militancy in Kashmir: the case of the Lashkar-e Taiba / Yoginder Sikand -- pt. 4: The inscription of war in mediated worlds. In the combat zone / Marilyn B. Young -- 'Virtual' discourse and the creation and disruption of social networks: observations on the war in Kashmir in cyberspace / Aparna Rao ... [et al.] -- Martyrs, victims, friends and foes: internet representations by Palestinian islamists / Henner Kirchner -- -- Mapping a conflict in cyberspace: Chiapas on the WWW / Julia Pauli and Michael Schnegg -- pt. 5: Peace building at the crossroads: appropriations of war, ambivalences of interest. Violence and peace processes / John Darby.

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