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Honour and Violence

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Anton Blok combines anthropology and history in a comparativeexploration of the links between honour and violence in widelydifferent settings. He draws on material from two interrelatedprojects: micro-studies of the rural mafia in Sicily, and banditryin the Dutch republic, each set in its historical context.


Blok discusses the social role of marginal people, such as those
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Hardcover, 376 pages
Published February 8th 2001 by Polity Press
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