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Title Genocide & human rights : lessons from the Armenian experience.

Imprint Belmont, Mass. : Armenian Heritage Press, ©1993.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection    956.6201 GEN    Available
Description xi, 433 pages ; 23 cm
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Note "A special issue of the Journal of Armenian studies, volume IV, nos. 1 and 2 (1992)"--Cover.
"Papers presented at the national conference, organized and sponsored by Bentley College and the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Historical background : The historical dimensions of the Armenian question, 1878-1923 / Richard G. Hovannisian ; Sources of alienation and identity crises in Ottoman intellectual history / James J. Reid ; The American response to the 1895 massacres / Barbara J. Merguerian ; Britain as world policeman / Christopher J. Walker -- Facts of the Armenian genocide : The state's crime / Yves Ternon ; Experiences and observations / Richard Ashton ; The massacres in Angora and western Turkey / Alice Odian Kasparian ; Young people caught up in a catastrophe / Frank A. Stone -- Response to genocide : Armin T. Wegner, polemicist for Armenian and Jewish human rights / Sybil Milton ; The genocide and political violence / Dickran Kouymjian ; The image of the Turk in modern Armenian literature / Vahé Oshagan ; Ambiguous legacy: genocide and political romanticism / Gibert Abcarian -- Denial and its implications : Misplaced credulity / Dennis R. Papazian ; Historical origins of Armenian-Turkish enmity / Michael M. Gunter ; The psychology of denial / Israel W. Charny -- Genocide and human rights : The religious element in genocide / Leo Kuper and Gary Remer ; Transnational defense of minorities: the movement for Armenian rights (1876-1915) and the contemporary movement for Soviet Jewry -- Prevention of genocide ; Genocide in the twentieth century / George Wald ; Teaching about the Armenia genocide / Phredd MatthewsWall ; Genocide and deterrence / John Loftus ; The Genocide Convention and the prevention of genocide / William B. Proxmire -- Political implications of genocide ; genocide and governmental responsibilty (Panel discussion ; The legacy of genocide / Richard L. Rubenstein -- Appendix: Selected and recent forthcoming studies on the genocide / prepared by Roger W. Smith.
Subject Genocide -- Turkey.
Armenian Genocide, 1915-1923 -- Congresses.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Congresses.
Genocide -- Congresses.
Added Author Bentley College.
National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (U.S.)
Added Title Genocide and human rights
Journal of Armenian studies.
ISBN 0935411119

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