Will Genocide Ever End

Will Genocide Ever End
Author : Aegis (Organization)
Publisher : Paragon House Publishers
Total Pages : 254
Release : 2002-09-15
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105111867839
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Will Genocide Ever End Book Description:

Rittner (Holocaust and genocide studies, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey), Roth (philosophy, Claremont McKenna College), and Smith (Aegis Trust, a UK-based NGO devoted to genocide prevention) present an overview of the field of genocide studies. Twenty-nine short essays look at problems of definition, political and psychological facets of genocide, legal institutions that can prevent genocide, and a large number of other facets of this dark side of human history.


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