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Author Enns, Diane.
Title The violence of victimhood / Diane Enns.
Published University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2012.
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 Floor3  HV6250.25 .E56 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 231 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-226) and index.
Contents The good other -- When victims become killers -- Indelible wounds -- Arendt in Jerusalem -- To kill or be killed -- Mercy for the merciless -- Lay down your arms.
Summary "Analyzes current understandings of victimhood in discussions of child soldiers, identity politics, violent conflict, and global responses to atrocity"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Victims of violent crimes.
ISBN 9780271052427 (cloth : alk. paper)
0271052422 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 747947331