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Science Magazine

  title={Science Magazine},
  author={Frank Schweitzer and Giorgio Fagiolo and Didier Sornette and Fernando Vega-Redondo and Alessandro Vespignani},
www.sciencemag.org SCIENCE VOL 336 18 MAY 2012 803 C R E D IT : S IP A P R E S S A History of Violence contends that there has been an extraordinary secular decline in the incidence of violence in European history since the late Middle Ages. In the wake of two world wars, the Holocaust, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, to say nothing of other more recent horrors, this claim may seem counterintuitive. Once the per capita rate of violence is considered, however, it becomes easier to appreciate. Even so… 



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