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Fundamentalism: the psychology of violence

“Fundamentalism and violence: psychoanalytic perspectives” is a conference that will discuss the commonalities between different forms of fundamentalism and why fundamentalist groups may turn to violence.    Marcella Via   The concept of fundamentalism, usually – but not exclusively – related to religion, emerges from a clash between an ‘in-group’, […]

Mineria. Foto Wikimedia Commons. Author Kjetil Bjørnsrud
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‘Mine’ the gap

“Mining, social conflict and alternatives in Colombia and Peru” is a public event that will discuss the current situation of Human Rights Defenders in Colombia and Peru and will explore alternatives to mining.   Marcella Via   In the recent Colombian context, socio-political conflicts have led to an increase in […]