Violence and Society

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  • Location Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
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  • Date 18-03-2017
Conference Title
Violence and Society
Event Type
Conference Date
Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Organization Name / Organize By
IRF - Interdisciplinary Research Foundation
Organizing/Related Departments
Violence and Society
Organization Type
Non Technical
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Social Sciences

Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland

Violence has become one of the features of the present-day world. Although it has existed throughout times, playing undoubtedly an important role in the development of any society. The analysis of violence is one of the most complicated and controversial issues nowadays, as it may cover different levels of violence – interpersonal, institutional, collective; as well as different forms of violence – racist crime, homophobic or sexist crime, genocide etc. The conference might be an attempt to shed light on arguments about the social construction and nature of violence, applying an interdisciplinary approach to various manifestations of violence.

Conference panels will be related, but not limited, to:

  • History of violence
  • Nature of violence
  • Racist and religious crimes
  • Homophobic and transphobic crimes
  • Mass violence and genocide
  • Sexual violence
  • Violence on TV, in video games
  • Violent sports
  • Addictions, generating violence
  • Violence in literature

The conference will bring together scholars from different fields including philosophy, psychology, sociology, anthropology, history, literature, linguistics, architecture, geography and others.

The language of the conference is English.

Proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 20 December, 2016 to: [email protected]. Download paper proposal form.

Papers will be published in an e-Book with an ISBN number.

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Registration Fees
Registration Fees Details
Full registration fee – 70 EUR or 300 PLN Student registration fee – 50 EUR or 220 PLN
Registration Ways
  KOPERNIKA Conference Centre, ul. Kopernika 30, Warsaw, Poland 
Maria Isaienkova

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