New PDF release: Colonialism and Genocide

By Dirk Moses,Dan Stone

ISBN-10: 041540066X

ISBN-13: 9780415400664

ISBN-10: 0415464153

ISBN-13: 9780415464154

Previously released as a different factor of Patterns of Prejudice, this is often the 1st booklet to hyperlink colonialism and genocide in a scientific approach within the context of worldwide background. It fills an important hole within the present figuring out on genocide and the Holocaust, which sees them overwhelmingly as 20th century phenomena.


This e-book publishes Lemkin’s account of the genocide of the Aboriginal Tasmanians for the 1st time and chapters cover:



  • the exterminatory rhetoric of racist discourses ahead of the ‘scientific racism’ of the mid-nineteenth century

  • Charles Darwin’s preoccupation with the extinction of peoples within the face of ecu colonialism,

  • a reconstruction of a almost unknown case of ‘subaltern genocide’

  • global standpoint at the hyperlinks among modernity and the Holocaust

Social theorists and historians alike will locate this a must-read.

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