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‘A Subject which Excites the Deepest Interest throughout the Civilised World’

Umut Özsu.

in Formalizing Displacement

December 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 17078 words.

This chapter considers the text and travaux préparatoires of the convention by which the compulsory Greek–Turkish exchange was governed. Reading statements at the 1922–3...

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Civil Litigaton for the Financial Crimes of the Holocaust

Michael Bazyler.

in Holocaust, Genocide, and the Law

January 2017; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 12882 words.

Part and parcel of every genocide is not only mass murder but also mass theft, and the Holocaust is no exception. The Nazis learned not only how to efficiently murder Jews en masse but also...

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Conclusion

Umut Özsu.

in Formalizing Displacement

December 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 4737 words.

The conclusion tracks the trajectory of legally formalized population transfer and related forms of mass expulsion after the compulsory Greek–Turkish exchange. It explains that although...

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Conclusion

Michael Bazyler.

in Holocaust, Genocide, and the Law

January 2017; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 5523 words.

By focusing on the connections between criminal and civil justice, on the one hand, and the Holocaust and genocide, on the other, this volume has been backward looking. Criminal justice...

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Constitutional Developments from Jackson through Reconstruction

Michael Les Benedict.

in The Oxford Handbook of the U.S. Constitution

October 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law; History of Law; Human Rights and Immigration. 13405 words.

This chapter examines constitutional developments during the period from the inauguration of President Andrew Jackson through Reconstruction. It begins with an overview of the tension...

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Early Experiments in Population Transfer, 1913–19

Umut Özsu.

in Formalizing Displacement

December 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 10726 words.

This chapter discusses the compulsory Greek–Turkish exchange’s immediate antecedents. Forced migrations in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries had increased tensions between...

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Formalizing Displacement

Umut Özsu.

December 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 192 pages.

Large-scale population transfers are immensely disruptive. Interestingly, though, their legal status has shifted considerably over time. This book situates population transfer within the...

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The Holocaust

Michael Bazyler.

in Holocaust, Genocide, and the Law

January 2017; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 11649 words.

This chapter focuses on the system of legalized barbarism that existed in Nazi Germany and the German-occupied territories between the years 1933 and 1945. While histories of the Holocaust...

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Holocaust Denial and the Law

Michael Bazyler.

in Holocaust, Genocide, and the Law

January 2017; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 11876 words.

This chapter examines the phenomenon of Holocaust denial and the legal response to such denialism: the promulgation of national laws in Europe that make it a crime to deny the Holocaust or...

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Holocaust, Genocide, and the Law

Michael Bazyler.

January 2017; p ublished online November 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; History of Law. 392 pages.

Much of contemporary law has a direct connection to the Holocaust. That connection, however, is seldom acknowledged in legal texts and has never been the subject of a full-length work. This...

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