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Rethinking Genocide in North America

Gregory D. Smithers.

in The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies

April 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: History; Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing; United States History. 9621 words.

This article explores the concept of genocide in North America. Colonial North America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries constituted an ever growing number of racially and...

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The State and Genocide

Anton Weiss‐Wendt.

in The Oxford Handbook of Genocide Studies

April 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: History; Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing; United States History. 9447 words.

This article explores the connection between the state and genocide. It argues that no form of mass violence, and least of all genocide, erupts spontaneously. It requires premeditation,...

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