Perspectives on Violence, [The Howard Leage Handbooks Volume

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Social science cannot make choices among competing normative claims, but it can predict that such conflicting perspectives can create "ideological blinders" that will make policy-making much harder. Nigel Warburton: So in your book, The Better Angels Of Our Nature, you’ve gathered the evidence of the decline in violence. Does social media substitute, complement, or distract conventional organizing? Domestic policies may thus be needed to avoid hardship for such groups; those policies in turn will affect international trade.

Pages: 191

Publisher: Quartet Books, London; First Edition edition (1994)

ISBN: 0704370808

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