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Studies in comparative genocide

Author: Levon Chorbajian; George Shirinian
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Many of the world's leading authorities from history, sociology, political science and psychology shed new light on the major genocides of the twentieth century in this collection.

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Genre/Form: Case studies
Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Levon Chorbajian; George Shirinian
ISBN: 0312219334 9780312219338 0333693027 9780333693025
OCLC Number: 39692229
Notes: Originally presented at a conference held in Yerevan, Republic of Armenia, 1995.
Description: xxxv, 270 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: State power and genocidal intent : on the uses of genocide in the twentieth century / Roger W. Smith --
Science, modernity and authorized terror : reconsidering the genocidal state / Irving L. Horowitz --
Comparison of genocides / Yehuda Bauer --
A conceptual method for examining the consequences of the Armenian genocide / Rouben P. Adalian --
Philosophy of state-subject relations, Ottoman concepts of tyranny, and the demonization of subjects : conservative Ottomanism as a source of genocidal behavior, 1821-1918 / James J. Reid --
The convergent roles of the state and a governmental party in the Armenian genocide / Vahakn N. Dadrian --
The genocide of the Armenians and the silence of the Turks / Taner Akçam --
Turkey : a cultural genocide / Anush Hovanissian --
Testing theories brutally : Armenia (1915), Bosnia (1992) and Rwanda (1994) / Helen Fein --
Pol Pot and Enver Pasha : a comparison of the Cambodian and Armenian genocides / Ben Kiernan --
The Ukrainian famine of 1932-3 : the role of the Ukrainian diaspora in research and public discussion / Frank Sysyn --
The psychology and politics of genocidal denial : a comparison of four case studies --
Henry R. Huttenbach --
Breaking the succession of evil / Franklin H. Littell --
Preventing genocide : activating bystanders, helping victims heal, helping groups overcome hostility / Ervin Staub.
Responsibility: edited by Levon Chorbajian and George Shirinian.
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