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Century of genocide critical essays and eyewitness accounts /

Through powerful first-person accounts, scholarly analysis, and compelling narrative, €this book€details the causes and ramifications of the genocides perpetrated in the twentieth century and into the twenty-first.

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  • "Through powerful first-person accounts, scholarly analysis, and compelling narrative, €this book€details the causes and ramifications of the genocides perpetrated in the twentieth century and into the twenty-first."@en
  • "Focusing on the major atrocities of our time, Century of Genocide provides accurate and verifiable historical information on how and why particular genocides were committed."@en
  • "Rwandan government forces, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, as well as the German, Bosnian and US governments have all been guilty of the destruction of their indigenous cultures and the depravation of human rights. Through eyewitness accounts, scholarly analyses and historical data, the contributors seek to minimize the doubt and confusion created by cynics, deniers and 'interpreters' who try to shape historical events to fit their own purposes. Focusing on the major atrocities of our time, Century of Genocide provides accurate and verifiable historical information on how and why particular genocides were committed. The second edition contains new chapters on the genocide in the former Yugoslavia and the mass killing of the Kurds in Iraq, as well as updated information on the Cambodian genocide and a more detailed account of the Rwandan slayings."
  • "The fourth edition of Centuries of Genocide: Essays and Eyewitness Accounts addresses examples of genocides perpetrated in the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. Each chapter of the book is written by a recognized expert in the field, collectively demonstrating a wide range of disciplinary perspectives. The book is framed by an introductory essay that spells out definitional issues, as well as the promises, complexities, and barriers to the prevention and intervention of genocide.To help the reader learn about the similarities and differences among the various cases, each case."

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  • "Erlebnisbericht."
  • "Electronic books."
  • "Electronic books."@en
  • "History"
  • "History"@en
  • "Electronic books"
  • "History."
  • "History."@en
  • "Aufsatzsammlung"
  • "Ressources Internet."
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  • "A Century of genocide : critical essays and eyewitness accounts /"
  • "Century of genocide : critical essays and eyewitness accounts"
  • "Century of genocide : critical essays and eyewitness accounts /"
  • "Century of genocide critical essays and eyewitness accounts /"@en
  • "Century of genocide critical essays and eyewitness accounts /"
  • "Century of Genocide Essays and Eyewitness Accounts."
  • "A century of genocide : critical essays and eyewitness accounts /"
  • "Century of genocide : critical essays and eyewitness accounts."
  • "Century of genocide critical essays and eyewitness accounts"
  • "Century of Genocide: Critical Essays and Eyewitness Accounts"
  • "Century of Genocide Critical Essays and Eyewitness Accounts."@en