Genocide & Persecution

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  • The Genocide and Persecution series provides high school, early college level, and general interest readers with anthologies of previously published materials on acts of genocide, crimes against humanity, and other instances of extreme persecution, with an emphasis on events taking place in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. The series offers basic historical background on these significant events in modern world history, presenting the issues and controversies surrounding the events, and providing first-person narratives from people whose lives were altered by the events, either directly or indirectly.


Features and Benefits

  • Includes an annotated table of contents, glossary, bibliography, glossary, and a comprehensive subject index.
  • Detailed illustrations and photographs.
  • Features for classroom use, including analytical exercises, writing prompts, and group activities.
  • Annotated lists of organizations, reports, treaties, resolutions, and judicial decisions.