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All Posts Tagged With: "eliminationism"

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: How They Are Implemented

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


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: Eliminationism

Daniel Goldhagen explains the concept of eliminationism - the desire to eliminate peoples or groups as ab overarĀ­ching 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.

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