War and Genocide

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  • Author : Doris L. Bergen
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Pages : 361 pages
  • ISBN : 9781442242289
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War and Genocide

War and Genocide
  • Author : Doris L. Bergen
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 16 May 2022
GET THIS BOOK War and Genocide

Examining one of the defining events of the twentieth century, Doris L. Bergen situates the Holocaust in its historical, political, social, cultural, and military contexts. Including firsthand accounts from perpetrators, victims, and eyewitnesses, her book is immediate, human, and eminently readable.

The Sacredness of Human Life

The Sacredness of Human Life
  • Author : David P. Gushee
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release : 14 January 2013
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This authoritative book is the most comprehensive examination ever of the sacredness of human life. Never before has one volume explored this subject in such a multifaceted way, encompassing biblical roots, theological elaborations, historical cases, and contemporary ethical perspectives. Tracing the concept of the sacredness of human life from Scripture through church history to the present day, David Gushee argues that viewing human life as sacred is one of the most precious legacies of biblical faith — albeit one that the

The Rise of Western Power

The Rise of Western Power
  • Author : Jonathan Daly
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 14 January 2021
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In this second edition of The Rise of Western Power, Jonathan Daly retains the broad sweep of his introduction to the history of Western civilization as well as introducing new material into every chapter, enhancing the book's global coverage and engaging with the latest historical debates. The West's history is one of extraordinary success: no other region, empire, culture, or civilization has left so powerful a mark upon the world. Daly charts the West's achievements-representative government, the free enterprise system,

The Routledge History of the Holocaust

The Routledge History of the Holocaust
  • Author : Jonathan C. Friedman
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 15 December 2010
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The genocide of Jewish and non-Jewish civilians perpetrated by the German regime during World War Two continues to confront scholars with elusive questions even after nearly seventy years and hundreds of studies. This multi-contributory work is a landmark publication that sees experts renowned in their field addressing these questions in light of current research. A comprehensive introduction to the history of the Holocaust, this volume has 42 chapters which add important depth to the academic study of the Holocaust, both geographically

War Crimes Genocide and the Law A Guide to the Issues

War Crimes  Genocide  and the Law  A Guide to the Issues
  • Author : Arnold Krammer
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 09 April 2010
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This timely handbook offers an examination of man's history of war crimes and the parallel development of rules of war to prevent them in the future. • Copies of the original humanitarian treaties: the Civil War Lieber Code, Hague Agreements, and Geneva Conventions of 1929 and 1949 • Images ranging from a disturbing picture from Life magazine to war crimes photos from the U.S. Military Education and Heritage Center and photos of the Nuremberg Trials • A robust bibliography designed to provide interested readers

The Cambridge History of the Second World War Volume 2 Politics and Ideology

The Cambridge History of the Second World War  Volume 2  Politics and Ideology
  • Author : Richard Bosworth,Joseph Maiolo
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 23 April 2015
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War is often described as an extension of politics by violent means. With contributions from twenty-eight eminent historians, Volume 2 of The Cambridge History of the Second World War examines the relationship between ideology and politics in the war's origins, dynamics and consequences. Part I examines the ideologies of the combatants and shows how the war can be understood as a struggle of words, ideas and values with the rival powers expressing divergent claims to justice and controlling news from the

The Holocaust as Colonial Genocide

The Holocaust as Colonial Genocide
  • Author : C. Kakel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 November 2013
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Based on an exploration of both pre-Nazi and Nazi theory and practice, Pete Kakel challenges the dominant narrative of the murder of European Jewry, illuminating the Holocaust's decidedly imperial-colonial origins, context, and content in a book of interest to students, teachers, and lay readers, as well as specialist and non-specialist scholars.

The Literature of Absolute War

The Literature of Absolute War
  • Author : Nil Santiáñez
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 30 April 2020
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This book explores for the first time the literature of absolute war in connection to World War II. From a transnational and comparative standpoint, it addresses a set of theoretical, historical, and literary questions, shedding new light on the nature of absolute war, the literature on the world war of 1939–45, and modern war writing in general. It determines the main features of the language of absolute war, and how it gravitates around fundamental semantic clusters, such as the horror, terror,

Political Violence in Southeast Asia since 1945

Political Violence in Southeast Asia since 1945
  • Author : Eve Monique Zucker,Ben Kiernan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 April 2021
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This book examines postwar waves of political violence that affected six Southeast Asian countries – Indonesia, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand, the Philippines, and Vietnam – from the wars of independence in the mid-twentieth century to the recent Rohingya genocide. Featuring cases not previously explored, and offering fresh insights into more familiar cases, the chapters cover a range of topics including the technologies of violence, the politics of fear, inclusion and exclusion, justice and ethics, repetitions of mass violence events, impunity, law, ethnic

The World s Population An Encyclopedia of Critical Issues Crises and Ever Growing Countries

The World s Population  An Encyclopedia of Critical Issues  Crises  and Ever Growing Countries
  • Author : Fred M. Shelley
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 16 December 2014
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This one-volume encyclopedia examines key topics, major world players, and imminent problems pertaining to the world's ever-growing population. • Provides interesting facts and figures through informative sidebars • Reveals the populations of major countries and cities of the world to illustrate where people reside most and least • Features maps, charts, and graphs to support visual learning and to compare and contrast factors affecting birth rates, deaths, and overall population profiles • Contains excerpts from documents such as legislation and speeches relating to population

Histories of the Holocaust

Histories of the Holocaust
  • Author : Dan Stone
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 17 June 2010
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The Holocaust is one of the most intensively studied phenomena in modern history. The volume of writing that fuels the numerous debates about it is overwhelming in quantity and diversity. Even those who have dedicated their professional lives to understanding the Holocaust cannot assimilate it all. There is, then, an urgent need to synthesize and evaluate the complex historiography on the Holocaust, exploring the major themes and debates relating to it and drawing widely on the findings of a great

The Killing Season

The Killing Season
  • Author : Geoffrey B. Robinson
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 13 February 2018
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The Killing Season explores one of the largest and swiftest, yet least examined, instances of mass killing and incarceration in the twentieth century—the shocking antileftist purge that gripped Indonesia in 1965–66, leaving some five hundred thousand people dead and more than a million others in detention. An expert in modern Indonesian history, genocide, and human rights, Geoffrey Robinson sets out to account for this violence and to end the troubling silence surrounding it. In doing so, he sheds new light

Civilian Casualties in War

Civilian Casualties in War
  • Author : Barbara Krasner
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release : 15 July 2018
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According to UNICEF, the number of civilian casualties in war climbed from 5 percent at the turn of the twentieth century to more than 90 percent at the end of that century. Additionally, the current war against ISIS has racked up a staggering number of civilian deaths, including children. The days when professional armies fought in contained areas are long gone, having been replaced by drone strikes, neighbors shooting at neighbors from apartment windows, and massacres in rural villages. The viewpoints in

A Nazi Camp Near Danzig

A Nazi Camp Near Danzig
  • Author : Ruth Schwertfeger
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 24 February 2022
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Within the vast network of Nazi camps, Stutthof may be the least known beyond Poland. This book is the first scholarly publication in English to break the silence of Stutthof, where 120,000 people were interned and at least 65,000 perished. A Nazi Camp Near Danzig offers an overview of Stutthof's history. It also explores Danzig's significance in promoting the cult of German nationalism which led to Stutthof's establishment and which shaped its subsequent development in 1942 into a Concentration Camp, with the full

Survival on the Margins

Survival on the Margins
  • Author : Eliyana R. Adler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 16 May 2022
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Between 1940 and 1946, about 200,000 Polish Jewish refugees lived and toiled in the harsh Soviet interior. They endured hard labor, bitter cold, and extreme deprivation. But they survived the Holocaust. Drawing on untapped memoirs and testimonies of the survivors, Eliyana Adler rescues a forgotten story of the Holocaust.