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Published: 24 June 2016

424 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199300709

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Confronting Evil

Engaging Our Responsibility to Prevent Genocide

James Waller

  • Waller's analysis is drawn from the author's primary experience in over two decades of work as a teacher, scholar, and activist in the field of genocide studies, including extensive travel to, and research in, post-atrocity societies around the world
  • Each chapter contextualizes a different genocidal history: the Holocaust, Rwanda, Cambodia, the former Yugoslavia, South Sudan, and Argentina. Other genocides referenced throughout the text include indigenous genocides in the US, Australia, and Canada; the Armenian Genocide; and the Ukrainian genocide
  • Provides up-to-date coverage of ongoing conflicts in Sudan, Burma, Syria, the Central African Republic, and Burundi