Paper $61.95 ISBN: 9781842771914 Published May 2004 For sale in North and South America only
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Genocide, War Crimes and the West

History and Complicity

Adam Jones

Genocide, War Crimes and the West

Adam Jones

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432 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $61.95 ISBN: 9781842771914 Published May 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $85.95 ISBN: 9781842771907 Published May 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Part 1: Overview
1. Introduction: Genocide, War Crimes and the West - Adam Jones
2. Shades of Complicity: Towards a Typology of Transnational Crimes against Humanity - Peter Stoett

Part 2: Genocide, War Crimes and the West
3. Imperial Germany and the Herero of Southern Africa: Genocide and the Quest for Recompense - Jan-Bart Gewald
4. Genocide by Any Other Name: North American Indian Residential Schools in Context - Ward Churchill
5. The Allies in World War Two: The Anglo-American Bombardment of German Cities - Eric Langenbacher
6. Torture and Other Violations of the Law by the French Army during the Algerian War - Raphaëlle Branche
7. Atrocity and Its Discontents: U.S. Double-Mindedness about Massacre, from the Plains Wars to Indonesia - Peter Dale Scott
8. Bob Kerrey‘s Atrocity, the Crime of Vietnam, and the Historic Pattern of U.S. Imperialism - S. Brian Willson

Document 1
(1) Inaugural Statement to the Russell Vietnam War Crimes Tribunal (1966) -- Jean-Paul Sartre

9. Charles Horman et alia vs. Henry Kissinger: U.S. Intervention in 1970s Chile and the Case for Prosecutions - Mario I. Aguilar
10. The Wretched of the Nations: The West‘s Role in Human Rights Violations
in the Bangladesh War of Independence - Suhail Islam and Syed Hassan
11. Indicting Henry Kissinger: The Response of Raphael Lemkin - Steven L. Jacobs
12. Crimes of the West in Democratic Congo: Reflections on Belgian Acceptance of 'Moral Responsibility' for the Death of Lumumba - Thomas Turner
13. In the Name of the Cold War: How the West Aided and Abetted the Barre Dictatorship of Somalia - Mohamed Diriye Abdullahi
14. The Security Council: Behind the Scenes in the Rwanda Genocide - Linda R. Melvern
15. U.S. Policy and Iraq: A Case of Genocide? - Denis J. Halliday

Documents 2 & 3
(2) Criminal Complaint against the United States and Others for Crimes against the People of Iraq - Ramsey Clark
(3) Letter to the Security Council (2001) - Ramsey Clark


16. The Fire in 1999? The United States, Nato, and the Bombing of Yugoslavia - David Bruce Macdonald
17. Collateral Damage: The Human Cost of Structural Violence - Peter G. Prontzos

Part 3: Truth and Restitution
18. Institutional Responses to Genocide and Mass Atrocity - Ernesto Verdeja
19. International Citizens‘ Tribunals on Human Rights - Arthur Jay Klinghoffer
20. Coming to Terms with the Past: The Case for a Truth and Reparations Commission on Slavery, Segregation, and Colonialism - Francis Njubi Nesbitt

Document 4
4) Declarations on the Transatlantic Slave Trade - World Conference against Racism:

Part 4: Closing Observations
21. Afghanistan and Beyond - Adam Jones
22. Letter to America - Breyten Breytenbach

Index
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