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The Armenian massacres in Ottoman Turkey : a disputed genocide

The Armenian massacres in Ottoman Turkey : a disputed genocide

Author: Guenter Lewy
Publisher: Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Avoiding the sterile ""was-it-genocide-or-not"" debate, this book will open a new chapter in this contentious controversy and may help achieve a long-overdue reconciliation of Armenians and Turks.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lewy, Guenter, 1923-
Armenian massacres in Ottoman Turkey.
Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, 2005
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Guenter Lewy
ISBN: 9780874808490 0874808499 0874808901 9780874808902
OCLC Number: 61262401
Description: xiii, 370 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface --
I. The historical setting. Armenians in the Ottoman Empire during the nineteenth century ; The Armenian revolutionary movement ; The massacres of 1894-96 ; The young Turks take power --
II. Two rival historiographies. The Armenian case (1): genocidal plans ; The Armenian case (2): the implementation of genocide ; The Turkish position --
III. Historical reconstruction: what we know and what we do not know. The sources ; The deportation decision ; The course of the deportations ; Resettlement ; Who were the perpetrators of the massacres? ; The number of victims --
IV. The state of the controversy. Conclusion: The question of premeditation --
Epilogue: The politicization of history --
Abbreviations and glossary.
Responsibility: Guenter Lewy.
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