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Genocide Studies International 8(1) 2014: The Failure of Prevention

Articles include:

Preventing Genocide and Protecting Human Rights: A Failure of Policy Herbert Hirsch

Paying Lip Service to R2P and Genocide Prevention: The Muted Response of the US Atrocities Prevention Board and the USHMM's Committee on Conscience to the Crisis in the Nuba Mountains Samuel Totten

Failure to Prevent Genocide in Sudan and the Consequences of Impunity:

Darfur as Precedent for Abyei, South Kordofan, and Blue Nile Eric Reeves

The Nuba People: Out of Sight, Out of Mind Rebecca Tinsley

Command Responsibility and the Guatemalan Genocide: Genocide as a Military Plan of the Guatemalan Army under the Dictatorships of Generals Lucas Garcia, Rios Montt, and Mejia Victores Victoria Sanford

Genocide Denial and Prevention Roger W. Smith



Donna-Lee Frieze, ed., Totally Unofficial: The Autobiography of Raphael Lemkin, reviewed by Robert Skloot

Joyce Apsel and Ernesto Verdeja, ed., Genocide Matters: Ongoing Issues and Emerging Perspectives, reviewed by Edward B. Westermann

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