Violence: an element of American life, edited by Karl K. Taylor [and] Fred W. Soady, Jr.

; Soady, Fred W., compiler
Boston, Holbrook Press [1972] .

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Other Authors Soady, Fred W.,
Subjects Social conditions
United States -- Social conditions.
United States.
Violence -- United States.
Description xii, 350 pages illustrations 22 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Atmosphere of hate -- Future of American violence / Richard Hofstadter -- Tradition of violence in our society / John R. Spiegel -- Violence and history -- Violence in American society / Gilbert Geis -- How violent are we? / William M. Carley and Earl C. Gottschalk, Jr. -- What is violence -- Anatomy of violence / John Paul Scott -- Causes of violence / C.L. Dancey -- Crime of punishment / Karl Menninger -- Why we are having a wave of violence / Ernest W. Ranly -- Violence: the view from the ghetto / Harlan Hahn -- Enculturation of violence -- We're teaching our children that violence is fun / Eve Merriam -- Need to control aggression in young children / Benjamin Spock -- Are the movies teaching us to be violent? / Fredric Wertham -- "Censorship is no answer" / Marya Mannes -- "When Emmett Till was slain" / Claude Brown, Jr. -- Violent Bugs Bunny and others / John F. McDermott -- Church and civil disobedience / James Groppi.
Planned and unplanned violence -- Violence is predictable / Alan Rosenthal -- Violence in human behavior / Alfred H. Rifkin -- Criminal mentality / John Bartlow Martin -- Moral equivalent for riots / Havey Wheeler -- Group disturbances -- Rioting, insurrection and civil disobedience / Ralph W. Conant -- Excerpts from a study to determine the characteristics of Negro rioters -- Genesis of a riot / Mark Edelson -- Money to burn / Ernest van den Haag -- As violence spreads in high schools -- How not to prevent civil disorders / Ernest van den Haag -- Violence: left and middle / Mary C. Segers -- Epilogue / Robert M. Fogelson.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)298438
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Taylor, Karl K.,
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