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Genocide; approaches, case studies, and responses.


Genocide; approaches, case studies, and responses.

Ed. by Graham C. Kinloch and Raj P. Mohan Ponnuswamy Mohan (born 30 December, 1949) is a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Madurai constituency of Tamil Nadu and is a member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI(M)) political party. .

Algora Publishing


323 pages




Can genocide be a response to Westernization west·ern·ize  
tr.v. west·ern·ized, west·ern·iz·ing, west·ern·iz·es
To convert to the customs of Western civilization.

 or resource inequities? Sociologists Kinloch (Florida State U.), who is from Zimbabwe, and Mohan (Auburn U., Alabama) treat genocide as a central issue in modern social science with policy implications. The 13 contributed chapters present conceptual, theoretical, and comparative approaches and case studies (e.g. of Rwanda, Tibet, Northern Ireland Northern Ireland: see Ireland, Northern.
Northern Ireland

Part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland occupying the northeastern portion of the island of Ireland. Area: 5,461 sq mi (14,144 sq km). Population (2001): 1,685,267.
). Analytical frameworks include comparative sociology Comparative sociology generally refers to sociological analysis that involves comparison of social processes between nation-states, or across different types of society (for example capitalist and socialist). , moral philosophy, and critical theory.

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