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Why did they kill?: Cambodia in the shadow of genocide
Between seizing power in April 1975 and being overthrown in January 1979, the Democratic Kampuchea regime of the Khmer Rouge killed over one and a half million people, ranging from ethnic minoritiesExpand
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A Head for an Eye: Revenge in the Cambodian Genocide
More than one and one half million Cambodians died from disease, starvation, overwork, and execution under Khmer Rouge rule (1975–79). To help redress the lack of anthropological research on theExpand
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Biocultural Approaches to the Emotions
1. Introduction: developing a biocultural approach to the emotions Alexander Laban Hinton Part I. Local Biology: 2. Emotions Carol M. Worthman 3. Toward an understanding of the universality of secondExpand
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Agents of Death: Explaining the Cambodian Genocide in Terms of Psychosocial Dissonance
Analyzing the Cambodian genocide, this article proposes that the concept of psychosocial dissonance (PSD) can be fruitfully used to understand how individuals come to commit genocidal atrocities. PSDExpand
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Why Did You Kill?: The Cambodian Genocide and the Dark Side of Face and Honor
L'enquete ethnographique au Cambodge avait pour objectif de mieux comprendre comment les Khmers Rouges avaient pu participer au genocide couvert par le regime democratique Kampuchea (d'avril 1975 aExpand
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Critical Genocide Studies
Over the last two decades, the interdisciplinary field of genocide studies has dramatically expanded and matured. No longer in the shadow of Holocaust studies, it is now the primary subject ofExpand
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Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology
DESCRIPTION From Hannah Arendt’s “banality of evil” to Joseph Conrad’s “fascination of the abomination,” humankind has struggled to make sense of human-upon-human violence. Edited by two ofExpand
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Khmerness and the Thai ‘Other’: Violence, Discourse and Symbolism in the 2003 Anti-Thai Riots in Cambodia
If this Thai actress said that she hates Cambodians like dogs, we would like to tell her that Cambodians throughout the country hate Thais like leeches that suck other nations' blood.... If it isExpand
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Nightmares Among Cambodian Refugees: The Breaching of Concentric Ontological Security
This article explores the nightmares of Cambodian refugees in a cultural context, and the role of nightmares in the trauma ontology of this population, including their role in generatingExpand
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Genocide: Truth, Memory, and Representation
Acknowledgments vii Genocide, Truth, Memory, and Representation: An Introduction / Kevin Lewis O'Neill and Alexander Laban Hinton 1 Part 1. Truth/Memory/Representation 1. What Is an Anthropology ofExpand
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