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The Micro-Dynamics of Violence

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, October 18, 2018 (All day)
Wolfson College, Linton Rd, Oxford, OX2 6UD

Wars, conflicts, and genocides, are not indivisible events. Rather, they are the aggregates of many distinct acts of violence, each with its own causes and contexts. At Violence Studies Oxford, it is our contention that to best understand the aggregate, we should first examine these micro-episodes. Examining violence as a separate phenomenon to war allows the researcher to ascertain how and why violence happens, the elements which contain or constrain it, and the factors which determine its nature and intensity.

Key Note Speakers: Professor Richard English (Queen's University, Belfast)  and Professor Stathis Kalyvas (University of Oxford)

You will find the conference programme here. 

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Rachel Kowalski
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