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Confronting genocide

Author: René Provost; Payam Akhavan
Publisher: Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, ©2011.
Series: Ius gentium (Dordrecht, Netherlands), v. 7.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores the complex nature of genocide and the relative promise of avenues identified by the international community to attempt to put a definitive end to its occurrence, including  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: René Provost; Payam Akhavan
ISBN: 9789048198399 9048198399 9789400739864 9400739869 9789048198405 9048198402 940071209X 9789400712096
OCLC Number: 648933063
Description: xx, 374 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Moving from repression to prevention of genocide / Payam Akhavan and René Provost --
From Irish famine to Congo reform : nineteenth-century roots of international human rights law and activism / Ben Kiernan --
Darfur : genocidal theory and practical atrocities / Gérard Prunier --
Sovereignty as responsibility for the prevention of genocide / Francis M. Deng --
Citizenship, national identity, and genocide / Douglas Greenberg --
Incitement, prevention and media rights / Mark Thompson --
Some problems of genocide prevention / Yehuda Bauer --
Preventing genocide through military intervention : peacekeeping troops in the "responsibility to protect" era / Wiebe Arts --
Combating state-sanctioned incitement to genocide : a legal and moral imperative / Irwin Cotler --
Facing history : denial and the Turkish national security concept / Taner Akçam. The role of economic sanctions in deterring serious human rights violations : South Africa, Iraq, and Darfur / Richard J. Goldstone --
Expectation of prosecuting the crimes of genocide in China / Wenqi Zhu and Binxin Zhang --
Not "lambs to the slaughter": a program for resistance to genocidal law / Frédéric Mégret --
Privatizing humanitarian intervention? Mercenaries, PMCs and the business of peace / Krzysztof Kotarski and Samuel Walker --
Creating the outcry : citizen-driven political will for genocide prevention in the US context / Rebecca J. Hamilton --
The role of the international community in assisting the International Criminal Court to secure justice and accountability / Luis Moreno-Ocampo --
International justice : from the twilight to the dawn? International Criminal Court Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo at McGill University / Noah Weisbord --
The politics of legal accountability and genocide prevention / Catherine Lu --
A psychological investigation of individual and social transformations in post-genocide Rwanda / Jobb Arnold --
Creating the essential middle ground : using media to enhance tolerance and co-habitation in Africa / Mary Kimani.
Series Title: Ius gentium (Dordrecht, Netherlands), v. 7.
Responsibility: edited by René Provost and Payam Akhavan.

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