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Genocide, mass atrocity, and war crimes in modern history : blood and conscience

Author: James Larry Taulbee
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, [2017]
Series: Praeger security international (Series)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explains why genocides and other atrocities occur, why humanity saw the need to create rules that apply during war, and how culture, rules about war, and the nature of war intersect. It addresses the history and development of the regimes that define genocide and mass atrocity, which factors lead to the adoption of rules, what defines a war "crime," and how the fundamental principles laid out in the Geneva  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taulbee, James Larry, 1942-
Genocide, mass atrocity, and war crimes in modern history.
Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, [2017]
(DLC) 2016029947
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Larry Taulbee
ISBN: 9781440829857 1440829853
OCLC Number: 958963157
Notes: Print version cataloged as a monographic set by the Library of Congress.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Volume 1. Genocide and Mass Atrocity --
volume 2. War Crimes.
Series Title: Praeger security international (Series)
Responsibility: James Larry Taulbee.

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This book explains why genocides and other atrocities occur, why humanity saw the need to create rules that apply during war, and how culture, rules about war, and the nature of war intersect. It addresses the history and development of the regimes that define genocide and mass atrocity, which factors lead to the adoption of rules, what defines a war "crime," and how the fundamental principles laid out in the Geneva Conventions and other agreements function in modern warfare.

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