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Evolutionary Psychology and Violence: A Primer for Policymakers and Public Policy Advocates Hardcover – Mar 30 2003


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  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Praeger (March 30 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0275974677
  • ISBN-13: 978-0275974671
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.1 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 590 g
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"Ranging from rapists and psychopaths to judges and juries, from morality and murder to retribution and reconciliation, and from incarceration and integration to the politics of punishment, this is a book for anyone interested in or touched by violence. It is one of those rare books that can change the way you perceive and analyze. It is interdisciplinary in the best sense of the word, and offers the most up-to-date look yet at the multiple origins of violence. Nowhere is there a more integrative set of studies. The book breaks new ground, demonstrating precisely why effective peacemaking polices require competent understanding of evolutionary processes."-Owen D. Jones Arizona State University

About the Author

RICHARD W. BLOOM is Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, where he is Director of Terrorism, Intelligence, and Security Studies there. He is a member of the Association of Former Intelligence Officers.

NANCY DESS is a Professor of Psychology at Occidental College.


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