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Politics of genocide

Inderjit Singh Jaijee

Politics of genocide

Punjab, 1984-1994

by Inderjit Singh Jaijee

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Published by Baba Publishers in Chandigarh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Punjab.
    • Subjects:
    • Political persecution -- India -- Punjab.,
    • Sikhs -- Civil rights -- India -- Punjab.,
    • State sponsored terrorism -- India -- Punjab.

    • About the Edition

      Analysis of political persecution and violation of human rights of the Sikhs in Punjab.

      Edition Notes

      StatementInderjit Singh Jaijee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC599.I4 J35 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination276 p. ;
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL636930M
      LC Control Number96901543

      The critical issues addressed in this book are issues around genocidal intent, international politics, politics of memory, and the systematic attempt to “forget” the Nigeria-Biafra Civil war—the first major civil war in post-independence by:   The Politics of Genocide Thus three factors were involved in the central planning of the genocide. One was the recruitment of large numbers of youth to the army and to the locally organized militias, often associated with the radicalized factions of the government.


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