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Genocide and international relations : changing patterns in the transitions of the late modern world

Author: Martin Shaw
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Genocide and International Relations' lays the foundations for a new perspective on genocide in the modern world. Genocide studies have been influenced, negatively as well as positively, by the political and cultural context in which the field has developed. In particular, a narrow vision of comparative studies has been influential in which genocide is viewed mainly as a 'domestic' phenomenon of states. This book  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Shaw
ISBN: 9780521110136 0521110130 9780521125178 0521125170
OCLC Number: 840927789
Description: x, 238 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Perspectives --
Twentieth-century genocide --
New patterns of genocide.
Responsibility: Martin Shaw.

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Genocide can be assumed to be a problem of dictatorial regimes. This book shows that targeted violence against population groups is a much larger problem, that patterns of genocide depend on  Read more...

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'A pioneer scholar of globalization and contemporary warfare, Martin Shaw now focuses his sharp eye on international relations and genocide. This book's marrying of these fields challenges both Read more...

 
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