Political violence: a typology

Ruggiero, Vincenzo ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4090-849X (2018) Political violence: a typology. Kriminologijos Studijos / Criminological Studies, 5 . pp. 43-63. ISSN 2538-8754 (doi:10.15388/crimlithuan.2017.5.11732)

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This paper offers a typology of different forms of political violence, linking them in a continuum and in an interdependent field of forces. The forms identified are systemic violence, institutional violence, group violence, armed struggle, terrorism, and war. In the final section, after discussing how these types of violence influence one another, a strategy is suggested for their simultaneous reduction.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Alternative title: Politinis smurtas: tipologija.

Cite As: Ruggiero, V. (2018) “Political Violence: A Typology”, Criminological Studies, 5, pp. 43-63. Available at: http://www.journals.vu.lt/kriminologijos-studijos/article/view/11929
Research Areas: A. > School of Law > Criminology and Sociology
Item ID: 24242
Notes on copyright: Articles published in the journal are distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC BY 4.0) license. (http://www.journals.vu.lt/kriminologijos-studijos/journalpolicy)
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Depositing User: Vincenzo Ruggiero
Date Deposited: 10 May 2018 17:11
Last Modified: 25 May 2020 17:20
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/24242

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