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Author Rosenberg, Sheri P.

Title Reconstructing Atrocity Prevention
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (548 pages)
Contents Cover; Half-title page; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Contributors; Introduction; Part I Fluidities; 1 What Is Being Prevented? Genocide, Mass Atrocity, and Conceptual Ambiguity in the Anti#x84;-Atrocity#x84; Movement; 2 The Pistol on the Wall: How Coercive Military Intervention Limits Atrocity Prevention Policies; 3 Operationalizing the "Atrocity Prevention Lens": Making Prevention a Living Reality; 4 The "Narrow but Deep Approach" to Implementing the Responsibility to Protect: Reassessing the Focus on International Crimes
12 Deconstructing Risk and Developing Resilience: The Role of Inhibitory Factors in Genocide Prevention13 Military Means of Preventing Mass Atrocities; Part III Acting Out Prevention; 14 Performing Prevention: Civil Society, Performance Studies, and the Role of Public Activism in Genocide Prevention; 15 Early Warning for Mass Atrocities: Tracking Escalation Parameters at the Population Level; 16 Mobilizing Economic Sanctions for Preventing Mass Atrocities: From Targeting Dictators to Enablers
17 Corporate Behavior and Atrocity Prevention: Is Aiding and Abetting Liability the Best Way to Influence Corporate Behavior?18 A Short Story of a Long Effort: The United Nations and the Prevention of Mass Atrocities; 19 The Practical Use of Early Warning and Response in Preventing Mass Atrocities and Genocide: Experiences from the Great Lakes Region; 20 The Argentinean National Mechanism for the Prevention of Genocide: A Case Study in Contemporary Preventive Institution-Building; Index
5 The Role of Social Psychology in Preventing Group#x84;-Selective#x84; Mass Atrocities6 Gender, Sexualized Violence, and the Prevention of Genocide; Part II Above Chronology; 7 Audacity of Hope: International Criminal Law, Mass Atrocity Crimes, and Prevention; 8 Historical Dialogue and the Prevention of Atrocity Crimes; 9 Through the Barrel of a Gun: Can Information from the Global Arms Trade Contribute to Genocide Prevention?; 10 The Individual Responsibility to Protect; 11 Resource Predation, Contemporary Conflict, and the Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities
Summary This proposes a new framework for atrocity prevention, featuring scholars from around the globe including three former UN special advisers
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Subject Atrocities -- Prevention
Genocide -- Prevention.
War crimes -- Prevention
Genocide -- Prevention.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
Author Galis, Tibi
Zucker, Alex.
ISBN 1316154637