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The Resource The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies

Label
The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies
Title
The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Genocide has scarred human societies since Antiquity. In the modern era, genocide has been a global phenomenon: from massacres in colonial America, Africa, and Australia to the Holocaust of European Jewry and mass death in Maoist China. In recent years, the discipline of 'genocide studies' has developed to offer analysis and comprehension. The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies is the first book to subject both genocide and the young discipline it has spawned to systematic, in-depth investigation. Thirty-four renowned experts study genocide through the ages by taking regional, thematic, and di
Member of
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
  • 304.663
  • 364.15/1
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6322.7.O97 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bloxham, Donald
  • Moses, A. Dirk
Series statement
Oxford Handbooks in History
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genocide
  • TRUE CRIME
  • Genocide
  • Wetenschapsbeoefening
  • Genocide
Label
The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Raphael Lemkin, culture, and the concept of genocide / A. Dirk Moses -- 'Ethnic cleansing' versus genocide? / Benjamin Lieberman -- Gender and genocide / Elisa von Joeden-Forgey -- The state and genocide / Anton Weiss-Wendt -- Genocide and memory / Dan Stone -- The law and genocide / William A. Schabas -- Sociology and genocide / Martin Shaw -- Political science and genocide / Scott Straus -- Anthropology and genocide / Kevin Lewis O'Neill -- Social psychology and genocide / Paul A. Roth -- Philosophy and genocide / Martin Shuster -- Genocide in the ancient world / Hans Van Wees -- Early Medieval Europe: the case of Britain and Ireland / James E. Fraser -- Central and Late Medieval Europe / Len Scales -- Colonial Latin America / Nicolas A. Robins -- Rethinking genocide in North America / Gregory D. Smithers -- Genocide and mass violence in the 'Heart of darkness': Africa in the colonial period / Dominik J. Schaller -- Genocide at the twilight of the Ottoman Empire / Hilmar Kaiser -- Mass deportations, ethnic cleansing, and genocidal politics in the later Russian Empire and the USSR / Nicolas Werth -- The Nazi empire / Christopher R. Browning -- Twentieth-century China: ethnic assimilation and intergroup violence / Uradyn E. Bulag -- Political genocides in postcolonial Asia / Robert Cribb -- State-sponsored violence and secessionist rebellions in Asia / Geoffrey Robinson -- National security doctrine in Latin America: the genocide question / Daniel Feierstein -- Genocide and population displacement in post-Communist Eastern Europe / Cathie Carmichael -- Genocidal warfare in North-East Africa / Alex de Waal -- War and genocide in Africa's Great Lakes since Independence / Omar McDoom -- The United Nations, The Cold War, and its legacy / Gerd Hankel -- Military intervention / Alex J. Bellamy -- Punishment as prevention? The politics of prosecuting génocidaires / Donald Bloxham, Devin O. Pendas -- From past to future: prospects for genocide and its avoidance in the twenty-first century / Mark Levene
Control code
815382104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (690 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191572609
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613222688
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
322268
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815382104
Label
The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Raphael Lemkin, culture, and the concept of genocide / A. Dirk Moses -- 'Ethnic cleansing' versus genocide? / Benjamin Lieberman -- Gender and genocide / Elisa von Joeden-Forgey -- The state and genocide / Anton Weiss-Wendt -- Genocide and memory / Dan Stone -- The law and genocide / William A. Schabas -- Sociology and genocide / Martin Shaw -- Political science and genocide / Scott Straus -- Anthropology and genocide / Kevin Lewis O'Neill -- Social psychology and genocide / Paul A. Roth -- Philosophy and genocide / Martin Shuster -- Genocide in the ancient world / Hans Van Wees -- Early Medieval Europe: the case of Britain and Ireland / James E. Fraser -- Central and Late Medieval Europe / Len Scales -- Colonial Latin America / Nicolas A. Robins -- Rethinking genocide in North America / Gregory D. Smithers -- Genocide and mass violence in the 'Heart of darkness': Africa in the colonial period / Dominik J. Schaller -- Genocide at the twilight of the Ottoman Empire / Hilmar Kaiser -- Mass deportations, ethnic cleansing, and genocidal politics in the later Russian Empire and the USSR / Nicolas Werth -- The Nazi empire / Christopher R. Browning -- Twentieth-century China: ethnic assimilation and intergroup violence / Uradyn E. Bulag -- Political genocides in postcolonial Asia / Robert Cribb -- State-sponsored violence and secessionist rebellions in Asia / Geoffrey Robinson -- National security doctrine in Latin America: the genocide question / Daniel Feierstein -- Genocide and population displacement in post-Communist Eastern Europe / Cathie Carmichael -- Genocidal warfare in North-East Africa / Alex de Waal -- War and genocide in Africa's Great Lakes since Independence / Omar McDoom -- The United Nations, The Cold War, and its legacy / Gerd Hankel -- Military intervention / Alex J. Bellamy -- Punishment as prevention? The politics of prosecuting génocidaires / Donald Bloxham, Devin O. Pendas -- From past to future: prospects for genocide and its avoidance in the twenty-first century / Mark Levene
Control code
815382104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (690 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191572609
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613222688
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
322268
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815382104

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