A Case Study. Slow Violence: Art, Climate Change and Social Dreaming

  • Julian Manley
Part of the Studies in the Psychosocial book series (STIP)


‘Slow Violence’ was the name give to a social dreaming matrix conducted in the context of an art and climate change exhibition and conference. I present a case study of the matrix that illustrates with quotations form the transcript of the event the theories discussed in previous chapters.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julian Manley
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  1. 1.University of Central LancashirePrestonUK

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