xxv, 621 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
9781594604362 alkaline paper 1594604363 alkaline paper
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Before "genocide": the evolution of a law to regulate armed conflict From "barbarism" to "genocide": outlawing mass murder A crime against all : legal and theoretical approaches to genocide Civilizing "idolatrous people" : religion and genocide "Pillaged mercilessly" : the birth of the Arab and Turkish empires "A gigantic plundering scheme" : the genocide of the Ottoman Armenians "Native Christians massacred" : the genocide of the Ottoman and Persian Assyrians "A virgin field" : the genocide of the Anatolian Greeks "Great schemes" : the Middle East from Lausanne to World War II The elimination of Asiatic influence : genocide in World War II "The greatest danger" : Cold War genocides "We razed their houses": the Anfal campaign Death by "resource curse" : post-Cold War genocides "Imagine" : genocide in southern Sudan Sudan liberation : genocide and response in Darfur and eastern Chad Denying the "other" : Al Qaeda, the Taliban, and genocidal terrorism "Mass extermination" in Iraq : at what stage genocide? "An effective remedy" : prosecutions or reparations?
K5302 .T73 2010
Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press,