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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 43 related to The Psychology of War: Comprehending Its Mystique and Its Madness.   

Cruelty: Human Evil and the Human Brain

Kathleen Eleanor Taylor - Psychology - 2009 - 337 pages
In this thoughtful exploration of a painful subject, Kathleen Taylor seeks to bring together the fruits of work in psychology, sociology, and her own field of neuroscience to ...
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How Children Become Violent: Keeping Your Kids Out of Gangs, Terrorist ...

Kathryn Seifert - Family & Relationships - 2007 - 269 pages
Argues that children who are exposed to violence and are neglected and abused in their early years are more prone to commite violent acts.
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A World Turned Upside Down: Social Ecological Approaches to Children in War ...

Neil Boothby, Alison Strang, Michael G. Wessells - Psychology - 2006 - 260 pages
When wars are fought in the midst of civilian activity, as they so often are in poorer countries, the effects on children are devastating. They may grow up separated from their ...
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Why Not Kill Them All?: The Logic and Prevention of Mass Political Murder

Daniel Chirot, Clark McCauley - Social Science - 2010 - 288 pages
Genocide, mass murder, massacres. The words themselves are chilling, evoking images of the slaughter of countless innocents. What dark impulses lurk in our minds that even ...
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Overcoming Evil: Genocide, Violent Conflict, and Terrorism

Ervin Staub - Psychology - 2011 - 581 pages
"Overcoming Evil describes the origins or influences leading to genocide, violent conflict and terrorism. It identifies principles and practices of prevention, and of ...
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The Faces of Terrorism: Social and Psychological Dimensions

Neil J. Smelser - History - 2010 - 288 pages
Terrorism is the most clear and present danger we confront today, yet no phenomenon is more poorly understood by policymakers, the media, and the general public. The Faces of ...
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