Human Rights and Wrongs: Slavery, Terror, Genocide

Human Rights and Wrongs: Slavery, Terror, Genocide

by Helen Fein
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1594513279

ISBN-13: 9781594513275

Pub. Date: 08/28/2007

Publisher: Taylor & Francis


About the Author:
Helen Fein is Director of the Institute for the Study of Genocide in New York and an Associate of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs of the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University

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About the Author:
Helen Fein is Director of the Institute for the Study of Genocide in New York and an Associate of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs of the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University

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ISBN-13:
9781594513275
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


List of Acronyms     iv
Preface and Acknowledgments     vi
Distinguishing among Human Rights and Wrongs     1
Twentieth-Century Slavery within the State     23
Slavery, Trafficking, and Globalization     43
States of Terror in the Late Twentieth Century: Algeria and Argentina     60
States of Terror Turn to Genocide: Guatemala and Iraq     90
States of Genocide, Genocidal Massacres, and Ethnic Cleansing     125
No Brave New World: Democracy and Human Rights     159
Human Rights, Freedom, and Development     182
Conclusion and Implications: What Can Be Done?     210
Bibliography     238
Index     263
About the Author     280

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