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Genocide of indigenous peoples

Author: Samuel Totten; Robert K Hitchcock
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, ©2011.
Series: Genocide, v. 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An estimated 350 to 600 million indigenous people reside across the globe. Numerous governments fail to recognize its indigenous peoples living within their borders. It was not until the latter part of the twentieth century that the genocide of indigenous peoples became a major focus of human rights activists, non-governmental organizations, international development and finance institutions such as the United
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Totten; Robert K Hitchcock
ISBN: 9781412814959 1412814952
OCLC Number: 640515434
Description: 307 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Genocide of Native Americans: Historical Facts and Historiographical Debates --
Genocide in Colonial South-West Africa: The German War against the Herero and Nama, 1904-1907 --
Genocide of Canadian First Nations --
The Destruction of Aboriginal Society in Australia --
Genocide in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh --
Genocide of Khoekhoe and San Peoples of Southern Africa --
The Ache of Paraguay and Other "Isolated" Latin American Indigenous Peoples: Genocide or Ethnocide? --
Genocide of the Nuba --
The Darfur Genocide --
Genocide in Guatemala.
Series Title: Genocide, v. 8.
Responsibility: Samuel Totten and Robert K. Hitchcock, editors.
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