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All Posts Tagged With: "Daniel Goldhagen"

Watch Worse Than War

WORSE THAN WAR documents Daniel Goldhagen’s travels, teachings, and interviews in nine countries around the world, bringing viewers on an unprecedented journey of insight and analysis. After the premiere, come back to this page to watch the full program online anytime.


About Daniel Jonah Goldhagen

Learn about other work by the prizewinning author and scholar, Daniel Jonah Goldhagen.


Understanding Genocides: Transformative Politics, Transformative Results

This excerpt excerpt from Worse Than War describes strategic political acts embedded in larger political contexts, practices, and goals that can eventually lead to genocide.


Video: Goldhagen’s Presentation at the United Nations

Goldhagen was invited by the Singapore Mission on November 19, 2009 to present his book Worse Than War to members of the United Nations. Watch the presentation in this video.

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Understanding Genocides: Communal Worlds

This section of Worse Than War examines evidence that the perpetrators of eliminationist campaigns live in a milieu over­whelmingly supporting and affirming their treatment of the victims.


About The Film

WORSE THAN WAR documents Goldhagen’s travels, teachings, and interviews in nine countries around the world, bringing viewers on an unprecedented journey of insight and analysis.


Understanding Genocides: How They Are Implemented

Both scholars and nonscholars have falsely assumed that when a leader or­ders people to be eliminated, his followers do it reflexively. This excerpt from the book looks at how genocide really occurs.


Understanding Genocides: What We Can Do

How can genocides be prevented? This excerpt from the book rethinks the concept of prevention in terms of anti-eliminationist discourse.

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Understanding Genocides: How Eliminationist Assaults End

In this part of the book Worse Than War, Daniel Goldhagen looks at why individual mass murders and eliminations have ended, and why they did so when they did, and not earlier.


Understanding Genocides: Why The Onslaughts End

All eliminationist onslaughts end sooner or later, but not for the same reason. Daniel Goldhagen examines the different reasons for why the mass murders are halted.

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