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Kolektivní násilí: teorie a praxe

Title in English Collective violence: theory and practice

SMOLÍK Josef TVRDÁ Kateřina

Year of publication 2012
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Bezpečnostní teorie a praxe
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Social Studies

Field Political sciences
Keywords collective violence; conflict; demonstration; crowd; police
Description This article discusses the theoretical basis of collective violence and of crowd s determinants. The emphasis is focus on defining terminology and conceptualisation of collective violence, including the mechanism of conflict suppression by police forces. Second part deals with case study of collective violence in the area Šluknovsko in 2011, Czech Republic.
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