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ISBN-13: 9780737733228
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication date: 06/02/2006
Series: Contemporary Issues Companion Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword     9
Introduction     12
Defining Genocide
Genocide Is Difficult to Define   Jacques Semelin     17
Genocide Is Difficult to Understand   Mark Levene     21
Genocide Did Occur in Kosovo   Peter Ronayne     24
Genocide Did Not Occur in Kosovo   Martin Mennecke     30
Genocide Is Occurring in Darfur   Andrew B. Loewenstein     37
Genocide Is Not Occurring in Darfur$dUnited Nations International Commission     42
The Origins of Genocide
Professionals Legitimize Acts of Genocide   Alex Alvarez     49
Racial Discrimination by the Khmer Rouge Contributed to the Cambodian Genocide   Liai Duong     56
Psychosocial Dissonance Contributed to the Cambodian Genocide   Alex Hinton     67
Religious Differences Contributed to the Bosnian Genocide   Michael Sells     77
Extreme Poverty Led to the Rwanda Genocide   Paul Magnarella     86
Favoritism by the Roman Catholic Church Led to the Rwanda Genocide$dBritish Church Newspaper     92
The Japanese Military Committed Genocide in Nanking, China$dThe Bill of Rights in Action     97
The Ottoman Government Committed Genocide Against the Armenians   Rouben PaulAdalian     105
Stalin's Government Created the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide   Askold Krushelnycky     112
The Prevention of Genocide
The Right to Bear Arms Can Prevent Future Genocides   Dave Kopel     123
The Right to Bear Arms Cannot Prevent Future Genocides   Daniel Nexon     129
The International Criminal Court Will Prevent Future Genocides   Peter Barcroft   David Donat Cattin     134
The International Criminal Court Faces Obstacles in Preventing Future Genocides   Ian Black     141
Remembering the Jewish Holocaust Can Prevent Future Genocides   Irwin Cotler     145
Remembering the Jewish Holocaust Cannot Prevent Future Genocides   Paul Treanor     152
Organizations to Contact     160
Bibliography     166
Index     172

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