A Century of Genocide

Century of Genocide: Essays and Eyewitness Accounts

A Century of Genocide: Critical Essays and Eyewitness Accounts
Eds: Samuel Totten and William S. Parsons

Through powerful first-person accounts, scholarly analysis, and compelling narrative, Century of Genocide details the causes and ramifications of the genocides perpetrated in the twentieth century and into the twenty-first. Historical context provides the necessary background on the actors and victims to help us better understand these episodes of atrocious political violence.

The third edition has been carefully updated and features new chapters on the genocides in Darfur, in Guatemala, and against indigenous peoples the world over. The volume concludes with a consideration of the methods of prevention and intervention of future genocides.

ISBN: 978-0415990851

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