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Mirrors of Violence

Veena Das

Mirrors of Violence

Communities, Riots and Survivors in South Asia (Oxford India Paperbacks)

by Veena Das

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Published by Oxford University Press-India .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7394273M
ISBN 100195632214
ISBN 109780195632217

An Infinity of Mirrors was the fifth and most ambitious book by the American satirist and political novelist Richard published by Random House in , it is set in France and Germany of the s and s, as seen through the eyes of a beautiful, rich Parisian Jew and her beloved husband, an old-fashioned Prussian army general. What unfolds is and an almost Author: Richard Condon.   Smoke and Mirrors: Violence, Television and Other American The probing, provocative examination of television that Rolling Stone called dense, funny, and smart as hell. In Smoke and Mirrors, John Leonard, one of the nation's leading media critics, offers a provocative challenge to conventional ideas about : Robyn Bachar.

Veena Das (born ) is the Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of Anthropology at the Johns Hopkins University. Her areas of theoretical specialisation include the anthropology of violence, social suffering, and the state. Das has received multiple international awards including the Ander Retzius Gold Medal, delivered the prestigious Lewis Henry Morgan Lecture and was named a . (Updated version published June ) Skye Emerald McFaeland is like no one else in the world: half-human, half-fae, and genderless. Skye has avoided the fae, who mistrust half-breeds and usually kill r, a call from a human cousin about a missing bride drags Skye straight into the heart of fae trouble, and Skye may not be the only one who doesn't survive.5/5(1).

'Student gender violence mirrors society' “We have full confidence in our law enforcement that those implicated in the murder of Khumalo will be brought to book‚” Dlamini-Zuma said in a.   Constant, brutal, and explicit violence, including slashed throats (seen repeatedly in close-up and later in photos); knife wounds; flesh wounds from shards of shattered mirrors; drowning induced by unseen supernatural forces (including that of a child); a grotesque special-effects sequence in which a woman's mirror reflection tears her own jaw loose, fatally 2/5.


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