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Empire, colony, genocide : conquest, occupation, and subaltern resistance in world history

Author: Anthony Dirk Moses
Publisher: New York [u.a.] : Berghahn, 2011.
Series: Studies on war and genocide, 12.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. pbk. ed., [Nachdr.]View all editions and formats

In 1944, Raphael Lemkin coined the term genocideA" to describe a foreign occupation that destroyed or permanently crippled a subject population. In this tradition, Empire, Colony, Genocide embeds  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Dirk Moses
ISBN: 9781845454524 1845454529 9781845457198 1845457196
OCLC Number: 712491114
Notes: 2010.
Awards: Winner of H-Soz-u-Kult Book Prize - Non-European History Category 2009.
Description: x, 491 S.
Contents: Preface A. Dirk Moses SECTION I: INTELLECTUAL HISTORY AND CONCEPTUAL QUESTIONS Chapter 1. Empire, Colony, Genocide: Keywords and the Philosophy of History A. Dirk Moses Chapter 2. Anti-colonialism in Western Political Thought: The Colonial Origins of the Concept of Genocide Andrew Fitzmaurice Chapter 3. Are Settler-Colonies Inherently Genocidal? Re-reading Lemkin John Docker Chapter 4. Structure and Event: Settler Colonialism, Time, and the Question of Genocide Patrick Wolfe Chapter 5. "Crime without a Name": The Case for "Indigenocide" Raymond Evans Chapter 6. Colonialism and Genocides: Towards an Analysis of the Settler Archive of the European Imagination Lorenzo Veracini Chapter 7. Biopower and Modern Genocide Dan Stone SECTION II: EMPIRE, COLONIZATION AND GENOCIDE Chapter 8. Empires, Native Peoples, and Genocide Mark Levene Chapter 9. Colonialism, History, and Genocide in Cambodia, 1747-2005 Ben Kiernan Chapter 10. Genocide in Tasmania: The History of an Idea Ann Curthoys Chapter 11. "The aborigines... were never annihilated, and still they are becoming extinct": Settler Imperialism and Genocide in 19th-century America and Australia Norbert Finzsch Chapter 12. Navigating the Cultural Encounter: Blackfoot Religious Resistance in Canada (c. 1870-1930) Blanca Tovias Chapter 13. Genocide in German Southwest Africa and German East Africa Dominik J. Schaller Chapter 14. Inner Colonization and Inter-imperial Conflict: The Destruction of the Armenians and the End of the Ottoman Empire Donald Bloxham Chapter 15. Inner Colonialism and the Question of Genocide in Imperial Russia and the Soviet Union Robert Geraci Chapter 16. Colonialism and Genocide in Nazi-occupied Poland and Ukraine David Furber and Wendy Lower SECTION III: SUBALTERN GENOCIDE Chapter 17. Genocide from Below: The Great Inca Rebellion of 1780-82 in the Southern Andes David Cahill Chapter 18. Political Loyalties and the Genocide of a Settler Community: The Eurasians in Indonesia, 1945-46 Robert Cribb Chapter 19. Savages, Subjects, and Sovereigns: Conjunctions of Modernity, Genocide, and Colonialism Alexander L. Hinton Notes on Contributors Select Bibliography Index
Series Title: Studies on war and genocide, 12.
Responsibility: ed. by A. Dirk Moses.


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"With its depth of theoretical insight and the wealth of empirical material this volume sets new standards for the history of colonialism and genocide" The essential problem of the book - its Read more...

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