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Understanding Genocides: Why the Perpetrators Act

This excerpt from the book Worse Than War explores the motivations of elimina­tionists to engage in mass slaughter.

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Understanding Genocides: Stopping Eliminationist Politics





Understanding Genocides: Eliminationism

Daniel Goldhagen explains the concept of eliminationism - the desire to eliminate peoples or groups as ab overar­ching category and the core act - and four strategies it employs.


Understanding Genocides: Our Age of Suffering

In this excerpt for the book Worse Than War, Daniel Goldhagen takes a look at the last century and instances where eliminationist groups have committed mass slaughter.


Understanding Genocides: Human Beings and Mass Slaughter

This excerpt from the book Worse Than War asks the questions that must be examined to understand why mass murder occurs.

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