Teaching about Genocide: Issues, Approaches, and Resources

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Samuel Totten
IAP, Jan 1, 2004 - Education - 304 pages
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Includes discussion on the rationale of teaching about genocide; the history of genocide; and 10 cases studies of genocide perpetrated in the 20th century.
  

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Contents

But What Kind of Education?
1
Teaching About Genocide
7
An Overview
23
A Critical Task
57
Issues and Resolutions
75
Case Studies of Genocide Perpetrated in the Twentieth Century
93
The Soviet Manmade Famine in Ukraine
111
The Holocaust
119
The Indonesian Genocide of 19651966
133
The Bangladesh Genocide
143
The Cambodian Genocide
169
Genocide in Bosnia
193
Rene Lemarchand
213
Teaching About Genocide
299
About the Contributors
323
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Samuel Totten is professor at the University of Arkansas. His research interests include the Holocaust, genocide education, and genocide theory. He is the co-founding editor of Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal, co-editor of the Journal of African Conflicts and Peace Studies, and editor of the Transaction series on Genocide Studies. His numerous books include Plight and Fate of Women During and Following Genocide; Century of Genocide: Critical Essays and Eyewitness Accounts; and Genocide in Darfur: Investigating Atrocities in the Sudan.

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