The Resource Deep Violence : Military Violence, War Play, and the Social Life of Weapons, (electronic resource)

Deep Violence : Military Violence, War Play, and the Social Life of Weapons, (electronic resource)

Label
Deep Violence : Military Violence, War Play, and the Social Life of Weapons
Title
Deep Violence
Title remainder
Military Violence, War Play, and the Social Life of Weapons
Title variation
Deep Violence
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the declaration of the First World War, and with it comes a deluge of books, documentaries, feature films and radio programs. We will hear a great deal about the horror of the battlefield. Bourke acknowledges wider truths: war is unending and violence is deeply entrenched in our society. But it doesn't have to be this way. This book equips readers with an understanding of the history, culture and politics of warfare in order to interrogate and resist an increasingly violent world.Wounding the World investigates the ways that violence and war have become inte
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Bourke, Joanna
Dewey number
303.6
Language note
English
LC call number
HM1116
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Civilization -- History
  • Political violence -- History
  • Social change -- History
  • Violence -- Social aspects -- History
  • Military & Naval Science
  • Law, Politics & Government
  • Military Science - General
Label
Deep Violence : Military Violence, War Play, and the Social Life of Weapons, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
CONTENTS; PART ONE: WAR WITHOUT END; Introduction; PART TWO: THE SOCIAL LIFE OF WEAPONS; 1. It's Only Words; 2. The Circulation of Violence; PART THREE: INCITEMENT TO MURDER; 3. Kind-Hearted Gunmen; 4. Wounding the Innocent; 5. The Dark Art of Ballistics; PART FOUR: MILITIANMENT; 6. Playing War; 7. Violent Gaming; PART FIVE: THE END OF WAR; 8. Protest; Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgements ; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781619025097
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)3710000000361210
  • (EBL)1885138
  • (SSID)ssj0001536553
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11833333
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001536553
  • (PQKBWorkID)11509980
  • (PQKB)11382910
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000361210
Label
Deep Violence : Military Violence, War Play, and the Social Life of Weapons, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
CONTENTS; PART ONE: WAR WITHOUT END; Introduction; PART TWO: THE SOCIAL LIFE OF WEAPONS; 1. It's Only Words; 2. The Circulation of Violence; PART THREE: INCITEMENT TO MURDER; 3. Kind-Hearted Gunmen; 4. Wounding the Innocent; 5. The Dark Art of Ballistics; PART FOUR: MILITIANMENT; 6. Playing War; 7. Violent Gaming; PART FIVE: THE END OF WAR; 8. Protest; Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgements ; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781619025097
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000361210
  • (EBL)1885138
  • (SSID)ssj0001536553
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11833333
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001536553
  • (PQKBWorkID)11509980
  • (PQKB)11382910
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000361210

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