Investigating Genocide: An Analysis of the Darfur Atrocities Documentation Project

Investigating Genocide: An Analysis of the Darfur Atrocities Documentation Project

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ISBN-13: 9780415953290
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/01/2006
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 332
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Samuel Totten is a Professor at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, and co-founding editor of Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal. He has also been a Fulbright Fellow at the Centre for Conflict Management, National University of Rwanda.

Eric Markusen (MSW, University of Washington; Ph.D., University of Minnesota) was Professor of Sociology and Social Work at Southwest Minnesota State University and a Senior Researcher with the Department of Holocaust and Genocide Studies of the Danish Institute for International Studies.

Table of Contents

Part 1: The Background on Darfur 1. Disaster in Darfur: An Historical Overview Robert O. Collins 2. Moving Beyond a Sense of Alarm Over the Atrocities in Darfur Andrew Natsios Part 2: The Investigation 3. Creating the ADT and Making It Work: Turning a Good Idea into Reality Nina Bang-Jensen and Stefanie Frease 4. Survey Methodology and the Darfur Genocide Jonathan Howard 5. The Critical Link: Interpreters Helge Niska 6. Moving into the Field and Conducting the Interviews: Commentary and Observations by the Investigators Samuel Totten and Eric Markusen Part 3: The Genocide Determination 7. Making the Determination of Genocide in Darfur Steve Kostas 8. A New Chapter of Irony: The Legal Definition of Genocide and the Implications of Powell's Determination Jerry Fowler 9. Prosecuting Gender Crimes Committed in Darfur: Holding Leaders Accountable for Sexual Violence Kelly Dawn Askin Part 4: The Significance of the Darfur Atrocities Documentation Project: A Precedent for the Future? — The Perspective of 'Outsiders' 10. The Darfur Atrocities Documentation Project: A Precedent for the Future? A Perspective from Washington, D.C. Taylor Seybolt 11. From Rwanda to Darfur: Lessons Learned? Gerry Caplan 12. Proving Genocide in Darfur: The Atrocities Documentation Project and Resistance to Its Findings Gregory H. Stanton 13. Atrocity Statistics' and Other Lessons from Darfur Scott Straus Afterword

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