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Evil men

Author: James Dawes
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A searching meditation on our all-too-human capacity for inhumanity, Evil Men confronts atrocity head-on--how it looks and feels, what motivates it, how it can be stopped. James Dawes's unflinchingly honest account, drawing on firsthand interviews, is not just about the things Japanese war criminals did, but about what it means to befriend them.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Interviews
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Japanese
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dawes, James, 1969-
Evil men.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012038236
(OCoLC)812067687
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Dawes
ISBN: 9780674073975 0674073975
OCLC Number: 841170723
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 263 pages)
Contents: Frontmatter --
Contents --
Preface --
Evil Men --
Notes --
Acknowledgments --
Index.
Responsibility: James Dawes.
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James Dawes's commendable new book, "Evil Men," reflects, carefully and nervously, on the subject of human cruelty...For anyone interested in the bloody horizons of the human condition, it makes for Read more...

 
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