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What is Genocide?

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This fully revised edition of Martin Shaw's classic, award-winning text proposes a way through the intellectual confusion surrounding genocide. In a thorough account of the idea's history, Shaw considers its origins and development and its relationships to concepts like ethnic cleansing and politicide. Offering a radical critique of the existing literature on genocide, he argues that what distinguishes genocide from more legitimate warfare is that the 'enemies' targeted are groups and individuals of a civilian character. He vividly illustrates his argument with a wide range of historical examples - from the Holocaust to Rwanda and Palestine to Yugoslavia - and shows how the question 'What is genocide?' matters politically whenever populations are threatened by violence.

The second edition of this compelling book will continue to spark interest and vigorous debate, appealing to students and scholars across the social sciences and in international law.

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ISBN-13: 9780745687070
ISBN-10: 0745687075
Pagini: 232
Dimensiuni: 157 x 228 x 20 mm
Greutate: 0.39 kg
Ediția: 2nd Edition
Editura: Polity Press
Locul publicării: Chichester, United Kingdom

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Upper–level students and scholars across the social sciences, particularly political sociology, human rights, Holocaust and genocide studies, security studies, and international relations and international law