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Victimhood, vengefulness, and the culture of forgiveness [electronic resource] / Ivan Urlec, Miriam Berger and Avi Berman.

Author/Creator:
Urlec, Ivan.
Publication:
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Nova Science Publishers, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (236 p.)
Series:
Psychiatry- theory, applications, and treatments series.
Psychiatry- theory, applications, and treatments
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Subjects:
Victims of crimes -- Psychology.
Revenge.
Forgiveness.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction : personal motivations, how this book came into being?
Victimhood as psychopathology : diagnosis and interpretation point of view
Victimhood as a plea for acknowledgement and justice : the emphatic point of view
Victimhood : sociopolitical implications
The common negative reaction towards vengeful wishes
Placing revenge in a continuum from normal to pathological
The sociopolitical aspect of processing vengeful wishes
Aggression and its aftermath : trans-generational transmission of negative feelings prejudices, myths enmity
Trauma and reparation : the healing potential of psychodynamic understanding and therapeutic approach
To overcome conflicts : creating space for compassion, empathy and forgiveness in the process of reconciliation.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Berger, Miriam E.
Berman, Avi.
ISBN:
1-61324-201-8
OCLC:
705944522