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Colonialism and genocide

Author: A Dirk Moses; Dan Stone
Publisher: London [i.e. Abington, Oxon] ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Previously published as a special issue of Patterns of Prejudice, this is the first book to link colonialism and genocide in a systematic way in the context of world history. It fills a significant gap in the current understanding on genocide and the Holocaust, which sees them overwhelmingly as twentieth century phenomena. This book publishes Lemkin₂s account of the genocide of the Aboriginal Tasmanians for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Colonialism and genocide.
London [i.e. Abington, Oxon] ; New York : Routledge, 2007
(OCoLC)654545289
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Dirk Moses; Dan Stone
ISBN: 041540066X 9780415400664 0415464153 9780415464154
OCLC Number: 72761941
Description: ix, 200 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: "It is scarcely possible to conceive that human beings could be so hideous and loathsome" : discourses of genocide in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century American and Australia / Norbert Finzsch --
Mr. Darwin's shooters : on natural selection and the naturalizing of genocide / Tony Barta --
Caribbean genocide : racial war in Haiti, 1802-4 / Philippe R. Girard --
Raphaël Lemkin's "Tasmania" : an introduction / Ann Curthoys --
Tasmania / Raphaël Lemkin ; ed. Ann Curthoys --
The birth of the Ostland out of the spirit of colonialism : a postcolonial perspective on the Nazi policy of conquest and extermination / Jürgen Zimmerer --
The concentration camp and development : the pasts and future of genocide / Vinay Lal --
Conceptual blockages and definitional dilemmas in the "racial century" : genocides of indigenous peoples and the Holocaust / A. Dirk Moses --
White men with low moral standards? : German anthropology and the Herero genocide / Dan Stone.
Responsibility: edited by A. Dirk Moses and Dan Stone.

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Links colonialism and genocide in the context of world history. This book is suitable for social theorists and historians.  Read more...

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