ISBN-10:
0745687075
ISBN-13:
9780745687070
Pub. Date:
07/07/2015
Publisher:
Wiley
What is Genocide? / Edition 2

What is Genocide? / Edition 2

by Martin Shaw
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ISBN-13: 9780745687070
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 07/07/2015
Pages: 232
Sales rank: 455,960
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Martin Shaw is a historical sociologist of global politics,war and genocide and the author War and Genocide and Genocide andInternational Relations. He is Emeritus Professor of InternationalRelations at Sussex University and Research Professor at theInstitut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition

1 Introduction: The Importance of Definition

PART I: THE GENOCIDE IDEA

2 Raphael Lemkin and the Idea of Genocide

3 The Concept after Lemkin

4 The Holocaust Standard

5 The 'Cleansing' Euphemism

6 The Many 'Cides' of Genocide

PART II: AGENCY AND STRUCTURE IN GENOCIDE

7 From Intentionality to a Structural Concept

8 The Structure of Genocide: Conflict and War

9 Actors and Process in Genocidal Conflict

10 Structural Contexts: Explaining Modern Genocide

11 Conclusion: New Definitions

Index

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