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By James A. Tyner

Direct, interpersonal violence is a pervasive, but frequently mundane function of our day by day lives; sarcastically, violence is either usual and remarkable. Violence, in different phrases, is frequently hidden in undeniable sight. Space, position, and Violence seeks to discover that that's too obvious: to significantly query either violent geographies and the geographies of violence. With a spotlight on direct violence, this e-book situates violent acts in the context of broader political and structural stipulations. Violence, it really is argued, is either a social and spatial perform. Adopting a geographic viewpoint, Space, position, and Violence presents a severe examining of the way violence occurs and likewise produces position. in particular, 4 spatial vignettes – domestic, college, streets, and group – are brought, designed in order that scholars might imagine severely how ‘race’, intercourse, gender, and sophistication tell violent geographies and geographies of violence.

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