The Language of Violence

Adolf Hitler"s Mein Kampf by Felicity J. Rash

Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing

Written in English
Cover of: The Language of Violence | Felicity J. Rash
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  • Europe - Germany,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Holocaust,
  • Linguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • History - General History,
  • 20th century,
  • Germany,
  • History,
  • Ideology,
  • Nazis,
  • Violence in literature,
  • Language
  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11398271M
    ISBN 100820488070
    ISBN 109780820488073

Shattered Voices Language, Violence, and the Work of Truth Commissions Teresa Godwin Phelps. pages | 6 x 9 Paper | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors A volume in the series Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights "If you want peace, you must work for justice. Language grievances held by the minority regarding the official language of the state or the medium of instruction in state schools are not associated with group violence, but there is a weak negative relationship between language grievances and rebellion. Hamas, meaning 'violence, wrongdoing', is the Hebrew Bible's primary term for violence and is first used in Genesis "the earth was corrupt in God's sight, and the earth was filled with violence.": 5 It occurs sixty times in the Hebrew Bible, is almost always used to identify physical violence (Genesis ; Judges ), and is used to describe human, not divine, violence. A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian satirical black comedy novel by English writer Anthony Burgess, published in It is set in a near-future society that has a youth subculture of extreme violence. The teenage protagonist, Alex, narrates his violent exploits and his experiences with state authorities intent on reforming him. The book is partially written in a Russian-influenced argot called.

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After the horrors and violence of the twentieth century, words can seem futile. In this reflection on the place of preaching today, Richard Lischer recognizes that our mass-communication culture is exhausted by words. Facing up to language's disappointments and dead ends, he opens a path to its true chapters on vocation, interpretation, narration, and reconciliation, The End of Words. Frantz Omar Fanon (/ ˈ f æ n ə n /, US: / f æ ˈ n ɒ̃ /; French: [fʁɑ̃ts fanɔ̃]; 20 July – 6 December ), also known as Ibrahim Frantz Fanon, was a French West Indian psychiatrist and political philosopher from the French colony of Martinique (today a French department).His works have become influential in the fields of post-colonial studies, critical theory and Marxism. In some communities, the process I am describing is known as Compassionate Communication; the abbreviation NVC is used throughout this book to refer to Nonviolent or Compassionate Communication. A Way to Focus Attention. NVC is founded on language and communication skills that strengthen our ability to remain human, even under trying conditions. USEFUL LANGUAGE FOR YOUR BOOK REVIEW Bear in mind that some of the expressions below might be used in more than one paragraph. Choose expressions you feel comfortable with and that can help you word your ideas. They must serve a purpose. Don’t simply copy them. Support your ideas with specific examples from the book P A R A G R A P H 1 1 Author and title + intended audience + type.

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This unique linguistic analysis of Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf examines how Hitler constructed Feindbilder (images of the enemy) and, in contrast, glorified the so-called Aryan race using a variety of lexical and rhetorical resources. Hitler’s anti-Semitic imagery is analyzed in detail using the modern cognitive theory of metaphor associated with George Lakoff and Mark by: 9.

Jean-Jacques Lecercle is Professor of English at the University of Paris at Nanterre. He has published widely in the fields of philosophy of language and literary theory, and is the author of The Violence of Language, Philosophy of Nonsense, Interpretations of Pragmatics and Deleuze and Language/5.

Book Description. First published inthis book argues that any theory of language constructs its ‘object’ by separating ‘relevant’ from ‘irrelevant’ phenomena — excluding the latter.

This leaves a ‘remainder’ which consists of the untidy, creative part of how language is. mutual violence, where both parents are equally at fault” (Jess Hill, Daily Life). This is an example of our mutual language directly affecting perceptions of domestic violence, and therefore how victims and offenders are treated.

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I have slowly begun to realise that this is putting the cart before the horse. Instead we have to take a much more important and simple first step: [ ]. The book focuses on the "loaded" language of conflict, with many of the entries demonstrating the function of given terms as euphemisms, propaganda, or circumlocutions.

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Year: The Language of Abuse provides the first comprehensive examination of marital violence in later medieval England. Drawing from a wide variety of legal and literary sources, this book develops a nuanced perspective of the acceptability of marital violence at a time when social expectations of gender and marriage were in transition.

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The Violence of Language In recent years, notably in the post-Cold War era, the phenomenon of violence has come to the fore again with a renewed force, eliciting a wealth of publications and analytical models that have sought to come to grips with its troubling geopolitical dimensions and.

And language – yes, language – plays a key role in the history and culture of American violence. The freedom of speech, protected in the United States under the First Amendment, is undeniably a national treasure and a source of American pride. The Little Black Book of Violence will arm you with the knowledge and good sense to make informed choices in hazardous situations.

While some yahoo spewing insults about your favorite sports team is worlds apart from a drug-crazed lunatic lunging at you with a sharp knife in his hands and bloodlust in his eyes, there is a large gray area in between these two extremes where hard and fast rules Reviews: This volume includes selected papers from the 20th Southeast Conference on Foreign Languages, Literatures and Film, held on Marchat Stetson University in DeLand, Florida.

It represents a cross section of current approaches to questions of violence and trauma; identity subjectivity and the national; race and gender; and teaching in foreign languages, literatures and film. Review: This book is a definite page turner and quite entertaining.

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Violence and Creation. Although the term ḥāmas is a logical starting point for a study of. We cannot separate violence in fiction from violence in the world no matter how hard we try.

As Laura Tanner notes in her book Intimate Violence, “the act of reading a representation of violence is defined by the reader’s suspension between the semiotic and the real, between a representation and the material dynamics of violence which it.

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Routledge, - Language and languages - pages. The psychology of violence explores not only the nature of violence, its types and most typical representatives, but also its roots and causes.

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This pathbreaking study traces the career of the modern liberal subject in the Tibetan diaspora in. The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined is a book by Steven Pinker, in which the author argues that violence in the world has declined both in the long run and in the short run and suggests explanations as to why this has occurred.

The book uses data simply documenting declining violence across time and geography. This paints a picture of massive declines in violence of. The remainder, the dictionary, and the encyclopedia; 4 Metaphor; Hints about metaphor Metaphor and the remainder Two poems The effect of metaphor Metaphor and sense; 5 Corruption; Corruption Etymology Linguistic conjuncture Linguistic intervention Corruption revisited: Russell Hoban's Riddley Walker Flowers; 6 The Violence of Language; The non.

Unlock the Provocations Bundle, a selection of books from LARB Books, including N*gga Theory: Race, Language, Unequal Justice, and the Law by Jody Armour. DEBIT/CREDIT CARD. Beautifully written, this may not be the most practical book on preaching that I've ever read, but i His title carries a double meaning - he explores first the futility of words in a culture of violence, but then deals with the purpose of words - to proclaim and encourage reconciliation/5.I would recommend this book for someone who already has at the very least an intermediate grasp of Bourdieu as well as an interest in language, discourse, and perhaps even politics.

Includes some excellent chapters on symbolic domination/power/violence and also the most explicit explanation of Bourdieu's 'market' analogy that I've seen so far/5(18).Pinker's The Language Instinct was the first of several books to combine cognitive science with behavioral genetics and evolutionary introduces the science of language and popularizes Noam Chomsky's theory that language is an innate faculty of mind, with the controversial twist that the faculty for language evolved by natural selection as an adaptation for communication.