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The Incredible Fascination of Violence Dealing With Aggression and Brutality Among Children by Allan Guggenbuhl

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Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Child & developmental psychology,
  • Violence in society,
  • Juvenile delinquency,
  • Aggression (Psychological Aspects),
  • Child Psychology,
  • Psychology,
  • Violence in children,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Administration - General,
  • General,
  • Children and violence

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJulia Hillman (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8176891M
ISBN 100882143751
ISBN 109780882143750

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Introduction. This book directly explores the question of why contemporary society is so fascinated with violence and crime. The Fascination with Violence in Contemporary Society posits that the phenomenon is, in part, because we have all become consumers of the sublime: an intense and strongly ambiguous emotion which is increasingly commodified. Through the experience of violence and the sense of disorientation that accompanies it, we obsessively seek out moments of intensified existence. The Incredible Fascination of Violence: Ideas on Dealing with Aggression and Brutality Among Children Paperback – 1 Nov. by Allan Guggenbuhl (Author)Author: Allan Guggenbuhl. Allan Guggenbühl argues in his book The Incredible Fascination of Violencethat children who actively seek out violent images in books, video games, and movies are the ones more likely to commit violent acts. "Violent scenes in video games or in the media are fatal only if the child is searching for images in the realm of violence.".   She is the author of many books including Dreaming for Freud, Becoming Jane Eyre, and Cracks, which was made into a film with Eva Green. Online: , Twitter, Facebook.

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