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Amoral communities : collective crimes in time of war / Mila Dragojević.

Author/Creator:
Dragojević, Mila author.
Publication:
Ithaca, New York : Cornell University Press, 2019. , ©2019
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 197 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Yugoslav War (1991-1995)
War and crime -- Croatia -- History -- 20th century.
Civilians in war -- Violence against -- Croatia.
Political violence -- Croatia -- History -- 20th century.
Ethnic conflict -- Croatia -- History -- 20th century.
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 -- Croatia.
War and crime -- Uganda -- History -- 20th century.
Civilians in war -- Violence against -- Uganda.
Political violence -- Uganda -- History -- 20th century.
War and crime -- Guatemala -- History -- 20th century.
Civilians in war -- Violence against -- Guatemala.
Political violence -- Guatemala -- History -- 20th century.
Ethnic conflict.
Political violence.
War and crime.
Croatia.
Guatemala.
Uganda.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
"This book shows how amoral communities - places where wartime violence against civilians is both tolerated and justified by the respective authorities - are created when the complementary processes of the exclusion of moderates and the production of borders connect ethnicity or other cultural identity with political orientation on the local level"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
The making of amoral communities
Evidence of amoral communities
The exclusion of moderates
The production of borders
Memories and violence
Violence against civilians as a political strategy.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Dragojević, Mila. Amoral communities.
ISBN:
9781501739828
1501739824
OCLC:
1078887347
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