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Genocide and resistance in Southeast Asia : documentation, denial & justice in Cambodia & East Timor

Author: Ben Kiernan
Publisher: New Brunswick : Transaction Publishers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two modern cases of genocide and extermination began in Southeast Asia in the same year. Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime ruled Cambodia from 1975 to 1979, and Indonesian forces occupied East Timor from 1975 to 1999. This book examines the horrific consequences of Cambodian communist revolution and Indonesian anti-communist counterinsurgency. It also chronicles the two cases of indigenous resistance to genocide and  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kiernan, Ben.
Genocide and resistance in Southeast Asia.
New Brunswick : Transaction Publishers, ©2008
(OCoLC)608153533
Online version:
Kiernan, Ben.
Genocide and resistance in Southeast Asia.
New Brunswick : Transaction Publishers, ©2008
(OCoLC)609913130
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Kiernan
ISBN: 9781412806688 1412806682 9781412806695 1412806690
OCLC Number: 148764573
Description: xxiii, 340 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Genocide and resistance --
Wild chickens, farm chickens, and cormorants: Cambodia's eastern zone under Pol Pot --
Rebel revolutionaries: interviews with Chea Sim and Heng Samrin --
Genocide, extermination and resistance in East Timor, 1975-1999: comparative reflections on Cambodia --
The resistance in East Timor : the UN-sponsored truth commission analysis --
Description, documentation, denial, and justice --
Grappling with genocide, 1978-79 --
Advocating accountability, 1980-90 --
Bringing the Khmer Rouge to justice --
Cover-up and denial of genocide : Australia, East Timor, and the Aborigines --
The demography of genocide in Southeast Asia: the death tolls in Cambodia, 1975-79, and East Timor, 1975-80 --
War and recovery : reports from Cambodia, 1979-90 --
Reports from the Thai-Cambodian border, 1979 --
War and peace in post-genocide Cambodia.
Responsibility: Ben Kiernan.
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Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime ruled Cambodia from 1975 to 1979, and Indonesian forces occupied East Timor from 1975 to 1999. This book examines the horrific consequences of Cambodian communist  Read more...

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