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The historiography of genocide

The historiography of genocide

Author: Dan Stone
Publisher: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Professor Dan Stone provides an indispensable guide to the development of the emerging discipline of genocide studies and an assessment of the historical literature pertaining to genocides.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Historiography of genocide.
Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Stone
ISBN: 1403992193 9781403992192 9780230279551 0230279554 9780230297784 0230297781
OCLC Number: 182662676
Awards: Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2008
Description: xv, 640 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: I : Concepts --
Defining genocide / Ann Curthoys and John Docker --
Problems in comparative genocide scholarship / Anton Weiss-Wendt --
Conceptions of genocide and perceptions of history / David Moshman --
Collective violence and the shifting categories of communal riots, ethnic cleansing and genocide / Veena Das --
Cultural genocide in Australia / Robert van Krieken --
Genocide and modernity / A. Dirk Moses --
Religion and genocide : a historiographical survey / Doris L. Bergen --
Gender and genocide / Adam Jones --
Prosecuting genocide / William A. Schabas --
II : Case studies --
Genocide in the Americas / Alfred A. Cave --
Decent disposal : Australian historians and the recovery of genocide / Tony Barta --
Colonial genocide : The Herero and Nama War (1904-1908) in German Southwest Africa and its significance / Jürgen Zimmerer --
The Armenian genocide / Donald Bloxham and Fatma Müge Göçek --
The Holocaust and its historiography / Dan Stone --
The crimes of the Stalin regime : outline for an inventory and classification / Nicolas Werth --
The 1947 partition of India / Ian Talbot --
Mao's China : the worst non-genocidal regime? / Jean-Louis Margolin --
Documentation delayed, justice denied : the historiography of the Cambodian genocide / Ben Kiernan --
Mass killings and images of genocide in Bosnia, 1941-45 and 1992-95 / Robert M. Hayden --
The historiography of the Rwandan genocide / Scott Straus --
!Si Hubo genocidio en Guatemala! Yes! There was genocide in Guatemala / Victoria Sanford --
Genocides of indigenous peoples / Robert K. Hitchcock and Thomas E. Koperski.
Responsibility: edited by Dan Stone.
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