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Jones, Adam 1963-

Overview
Works: 50 works in 272 publications in 2 languages and 9,986 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Biography  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Annotator
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Most widely held works about Adam Jones
 
Most widely held works by Adam Jones
Genocide : a comprehensive introduction by Adam Jones( Book )

61 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the subject of genocide. It explains the history of genocide from pre-modern times to the present day and illustrates this with a wide variety of case studies. The book also examines the differing interpretations of genocide from psychology, sociology, anthropology and political science and analyses the influence of race, ethnicity, nationalism and gender on genocides. In the final section, the author examines how we punish those responsible for waging genocide and how the international community can prevent further bloodshed."--Publisher description
Genocides by the oppressed : subaltern genocide in theory and practice by Nicholas A Robins( )

14 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction : subaltern genocide in theory and practice / Adam Jones and Nicholas A. Robins -- Symbolism and subalternity : the 1680 pueblo revolt of New Mexico and the 1780-82 Andean great rebellion / Nicholas A. Robins -- On the genocidal aspect of certain subaltern uprisings : a research note / Adam Jones -- Ethical cleansing? The expulsion of Germans from central and eastern Europe / Eric Langenbacher -- Oppression and vengeance in the Cambodian genocide / Alexander Laban Hinton -- From Jasenovac to Srebrenica : subaltern genocide and the Serbs / David B. MacDonald -- Visions of the "oppressor" in Rwanda's pre-genocidal media / Christopher C. Taylor -- Genocide, humiliation, and inferiority : an interdisciplinary perspective / Evelin G. Lindner -- Evolution, primates, and subaltern genocide / E.O. Smith -- "When the rabbit's got the gun" : subaltern genocide and the genocidal continuum / Adam Jones
Genocide, war crimes, and the West : history and complicity by Adam Jones( )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Genocide and war crimes are increasingly the focus of scholarly and activist attention. Much controversy exists over how, precisely, these grim phenomena should be defined and conceptualized. Genocide, War Crimes and the West tackles this controversy, and clarifies our understanding of an important but under-researched dimension: the involvement of the US and other liberal democracies in actions that are conventionally depicted as the exclusive province of totalitarian and authoritarian regimes."--Jacket
Men of the global south : a reader by Adam Jones( )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Men of the Global South' focuses on the lives and roles of Third World men. This edited work uses original and wide-ranging research which significantly enlarges the field of gender and development. It is an excellent textbook for undergraduates and postgraduates in development studies
Crimes against humanity : a beginner's guide by Adam Jones( )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this compelling overview, Adam Jones outlines the history and current extent of key crimes against humanity, and highlights the efforts of popular movements to suppress them. Using examples ranging from the genocides in Darfur and Rwanda to the sex trade of Eastern Europe and the use of torture in the 'war on terror, ' Jones explores the progress made in toughening international law, and the stumbling blocks which prevent full compliance with it. Coherent and revealing, this book is essential for anyone interested in the well-being of humanity and its future
Gendercide and genocide by Adam Jones( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New directions in genocide research by Adam Jones( Book )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book is divided into three broad sections: Section I focuses on broad theories of comparative genocide, covering a number of different perspectives. Section II critically reconsiders core themes of genocide studies and unfolds a range of challenging new directions, including cultural genocide, gender and genocide (as it pertains to both women and men), structural violence, and the novel application of remote-sensing technologies to the detection and study of genocide. Section III is case-study focused, seeking to place both canonical and little-known cases of genocide in broader comparative perspective. Cases analyzed include genocide in North America, the Nazi Holocaust, the Armenian genocide, and the Sri Lankan genocide
Gender inclusive : essays on violence, men, and feminist international relations by Adam Jones( Book )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gender Inclusive offers a challenging and unconventional reinterpretation of gender and mass violence. Compiling essays and excerpts drawn from nearly two decades of Adam Jones's writing on gender and politics, this stimulating and diverse collection of essays explores vital issues surrounding "gendercide" (gender-selective mass killing)." "Adam Jones contests prevailing interpretations of gender and violence, arguing that they fail to capture the broad range of gendered experience. His global-historical treatment is essential reading for anyone with an interest in genocide, human rights, and gender studies."--Jacket
Beyond the barricades : Nicaragua and the struggle for the Sandinista press, 1979-1998 by Adam Jones( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Throughout the 1980s, Barricada, the official daily newspaper of the ruling Sandanista Front, played the standard role of a party organ, seeking to mobilize the Nicaraguan public to support the revolutionary agenda. Beyond the Barricades, however, reveals a story that is both more intriguing and much more complex. Even during this period of sweeping transformation and outside military siege, another, more professional agenda also motivated Barricada's journalists and editors."
Evoking genocide : scholars and activists describe the works that shaped their lives( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title compiles over sixty short essays written by leading scholars and activists in the field of genocide studies. The subjects include books and stories, films, songs, drawings, documents, monuments, sculptures, personal testimonies, and even a Lego set
The scourge of genocide : essays and reflections by Adam Jones( Book )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Collects essays, reviews, and reportage on the subjects of genocide and crimes against humanity by Adam Jones, recently selected as one of "Fifty Key Thinkers on the Holocaust and Genocide. The volume includes a number of previously-unpublished essays, and explores a range of debates and approaches in comparative genocide studies, such as: Genocide, pedagogy, and visual representation; Gender and "gendercide"; The role of media and communications in genocide; The historiography of genocide studies; "Subaltern genocide" or genocides by the oppressed; Strategies of genocide prevention and intervention. Covering a broad spectrum of theoretical perspectives, as well as case studies from the former Yugoslavia, Rwanda, Guatemala, Afghanistan, Iraq, and Israel/Palestine, this book is essential reading for all scholars and students of genocide studies, political violence, and international relations."--Contratapa
Genocide( Book )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series is designed to be a 'gold standard' for university libraries throughout the world with an interest in International Relations. This four-volume set provides a comprehensive collection of classic and contemporary works on genocide sourced from a wide range of disciplines including international relations, international law, anthropology, psychology, history and sociology
Völkermord, Kriegsverbrechen und der Westen( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genocide by Adam Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set provides a comprehensive collection of classic and contemporary works on genocide sourced from a wide range of disciplines including international realtions, international law, anthropology, psychology, history and sociology
Barbot on Guinea : the writings of Jean Barbot on West Africa, 1678-1712 by Jean Barbot( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An edition of the original material in a manuscript account of the Guinea coast written in French in the 1680s and deriving in part from Barbot's two trading voyages to Guinea, in translation; together with additional original material from an enlarged version of the account written in English and eventually published in 1732. Sources of derived material are noted. Barbot's own drawings include the earliest set of illustrations of European forts in Guinea. Volume I covers the coast from Senegal to Gold Coast. Volume II covers the coast from River Volta to Cape Lopez
Nicaragua 1991 : after the earthquake by Adam Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early asthma prophylaxis, natural history, skeletal development and economy (EASE) : a pilot randomised controlled trial by Adam Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crimes against humanity by Adam Jones( Recording )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this compelling overview, Adam Jones outlines the history and current extent of key crimes against humanity, and highlights the efforts of popular movements to suppress them. Using examples ranging from the genocides in Darfur and Rwanda to the sex trade of Eastern Europe and the use of torture in the war on terror, Jones explores the progress made in toughening international law, and the stumbling blocks which prevent full compliance with it. Coherent and revealing, this book is essential for anyone interested in the wellbeing of humanity and its future
Genocide : a comprehensive guide by Adam Jones( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The press in transition : a comparative study of Nicaragua, South Africa, Jordan, and Russia by Adam Jones( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Genocide : a comprehensive introduction
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Genocides by the oppressed : subaltern genocide in theory and practiceGenocide, war crimes, and the West : history and complicityMen of the global south : a readerCrimes against humanity : a beginner's guideGendercide and genocideNew directions in genocide researchGender inclusive : essays on violence, men, and feminist international relationsBeyond the barricades : Nicaragua and the struggle for the Sandinista press, 1979-1998
Alternative Names
Adam Jones Canadees schrijver

Adam Jones kanaadschen Politikwetenschapler

Adam Jones kanadischer Politikwissenschaftler

Adam Jones universitaire canadien

Jones, A.

Jones, Adam

Jones, Adam Jason 1963-

Адам Джонс

آدم جونز

アダム・ジョーンズ(カナダ人学者)

亞當·瓊斯 (加拿大作家)

亚当·琼斯 (加拿大学者)

Languages
English (214)

German (3)