Date: 25 April 2013
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Location: Vivian Tower, room 918. Swansea University Singleton Park Swansea, SA2 8PP
Time: 13:00 - 16:00
Location: Margam Building, room 318. Swansea University Singleton Park Swansea, SA2 8PP.
Economic and Social Research Council: Wales Doctoral Training Centre
Language-Based Area Studies Pathway, 5 workshops on “Inter-Cultural Violence”.
Workshop 1: Concepts, Theories and Typologies of Inter-Cultural Violence
- James Waller, Becoming Evil: How Ordinary People Commit Genocide and Mass Killing, New York: Oxford UP, 2002; 2nd edition, 2007.
- Philip Zimbardo, The Lucifer Effect: How Good People Turn Evil, London: Rider, 2007. Samuel Totten & William Parsons (eds), Century of Genocide, Routledge, 2004, 2009; or 3rd ed., Centuries of Genocide, 2012.
- Kathinka Froystad, ‘Communal Riots in India as a Transitory Form of Political Violence: Three Approaches’, in Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol. 32 (3), March 2009, pp. 442-459.
- Robert Barnett & Shirin Akiner (eds), Resistance and Reform in Tibet, London:
- Mahmood Mamdani, When Victims Become Killers: Colonialism, Nativism and the Genocide in Rwanda, Princeton: Princeton UP, 2001.
- Michael Mann, The Dark Side of Democracy: Explaining Ethnic Cleansing, Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Workshop 2: A neo-Durkheimian approach to understanding cultures of violence: the case of Sierra Leone. (Dr Krijn Peters)
- Mary Douglas, chapter 2: the Politics of Enclaves. In In the Wilderness :the Doctrine of Defilement in the Book of Numbers, Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1993.
- Casper Fithen & Paul Richards, chapter 7: Making War, Crafting Peace: Militia Solidarities & Demobilisation in Sierra Leone. In No Peace, No War. An Anthropology of Contemporary Armed Conflicts (ed. P. Richards) Oxford: James Currey, 2005
Workshop 3: ‘Peace at last in the Southern Philippines? The proposed Bangsamoro in Historical Context’. (Dr Gerard Clark)
- Thomas M. McKenna, Muslim Rulers and Rebels: Everyday Politics and Armed Separatism in the Southern Philippines, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998.
Workshop 4: Culture and Violence in Northern Ireland. (Dr C. McGrattan) Workshop 4: Culture and Violence in Northern Ireland. (Dr C. McGrattan)
- J Bell, U Hanson and N McCaffery 'The troubles aren't history yet',
- Healing Through Remembering, 'Options for Dealing with Northern Ireland's Past'
- Consultative Group on the Past in Northern Ireland, 'Report on Dealing with the Past'
- D Bryan 'The Politics of Community', Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy
Workshop 5: The use of case studies in your research Background
- Bent Flyvbjerg, Five Misunderstandings About Case-Study Research, Qualitative Inquiry, Vol. 12 Num. 2 (April 2006 219-245)
Costs: Swansea and Cardiff-based PhD students free (including tea/coffee and lunch) PhD students from other universities £20 (including tea/coffee and lunch)
All welcome however please email Dr Krijn Peters if you are interested in coming as spaces are limited and priority is given to ESRC-funded students