[H-verkko] CFP: Interpersonal Violence Interventions - Social and Cultural Perspectives

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Interpersonal Violence Interventions - Social and Cultural Perspectives
Call for Papers

The 2nd Call for Papers

Interpersonal Violence Interventions - Social and Cultural Perspectives

International Conference, August 28 - 30th 2013

University of Jyväskylä, Finland

How has violence been understood in different ages and cultures? How is it
defined today? The aim of the conference is to bring together experts on
interpersonal violence in the fields of social and legal studies, history,
cultural research, psychology and health care or from any relevant discipline.

Keynote Speakers:

Rebecca and Russell Dobash, University of Manchester

Maria Eriksson, University of Uppsala

Jim A. Sharpe, University of York

The purpose of the conferences is to create a forum in which experts on violence
from different disciplines can present and compare their research methods and
results and engage in a dialogue to promote interdisciplinary cooperation. The
language of the conference is English. Accepted abstracts will be published in
the conference abstract book. An international publication based on the papers
presented in the conference is being planned. The following topics for papers on
interpersonal violence will be especially emphasized:

Interpersonal violence and tolerance to it from various cultural aspects
Gendered violence, interpersonal violence, sexual violence
Violence and lifespan: childhood, youth, adult, seniors
Honour, shame and violence
Religion, authorities and violence
Mental violence, bullying, virtual violence
International comparisons of homicide rates, violence and media
Social labeling - perpetrator, victim
Violence in subcultures, violence in sports, workplace violence

Following sessions are so far included to the conference programme. The
organizers encourage proposing abstracts related to them:

Forbidden violence between man and wife - historical forms and definitions
Bullying and violence in the lifespan of individuals
Creating A Cross-Curricular Intervention: Strengthening Anti-Violence Norms in
High School Students
Intersections and intersectionality in representations of gendered violence
Hate speech as discursive violence
Cross-Curricular Interventions: Teaching and Responding Critically to
Anti-Violence Norms in Secondary and University Students
Violence intervention in social and health care
Perpetrator intervention programmes in stopping domestic violence
The victims of repeated violence and stalking - How to intervene and to support

The organizers would like to welcome academic contributions for the conference.
Proposals with short abstracts (max 300 words) can be submitted by April 15th
2013. Abstract proposals should include: Full contact information of the
presenter, the title, and the topic of the paper.

Submit your abstract online at: https://www.jyu.fi/en/congress/ipvi/submission


The Academy of Finland research projects Chastisement or Violence? Attitudes
towards the Misuse of Patriarchal Power in Modernising Finlandand Encountering
Violence in Social and Health Care Organizations in cooperation with the
Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy and the Department of History and
Ethnology of the University of Jyväskylä.

Further information:

Email: ipvi-info at jyu.fi


Ilmoituksen lähetti: Pirita Frigren <pirita.frigren at jyu.fi>
Ilmoitus vanhentuu: 15.4.2013
Lisätietoja WWW-osoitteesta: https://www.jyu.fi/en/congress/ipvi