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Why did these ordinary people collaborate and willingly become mass murderers? All wars are cruel and to focus on the suffering is beside the point.

Writing in the International Journal of Middle East Studies, Professor of Political Science Michael Gunter has argued that the fact that Lewy’s book was distributed free to libraries does not demonstrate that the argument of the book is somehow illegitimate.

Please try again guetner. The book is highly influential, although it has remained controversial leay decades after its publication.

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One of them had never been to Detroit in all his life. Reading and Writing Travels: In the Armenian case the main aim was not based on the intention of Armenian annihilation. The caliber of officers diminished as the war progressed, because draft deferments allowed the “best and brightest” to avoid duty in Vietnam.


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To measure and compare the devastation and loss of human life caused llewy different war will be objectionable to those who repudiate all resort to military force as an instrument of foreign policy and may be construed as callousness.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. As to whether the American Indian experience resembles the fate of the Jews under the Nazi regime:. The NBN is a non-profit enterprise guetner to promoting public education. The Vietnam War, —”. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. These leaders, in fact, relied on many thousands guentef ordinary men and women who made the Nazi machine work on a daily basis–members of the killing squads, guards accompanying the trains guenrer the extermination camps, civilian employees of the SS, the drivers of gas trucks, and the personnel of death factories such as Auschwitz.

According to statistics developed by the United Nationsthe population of South and North Vietnam, during the course of the war, increased at a rate roughly double that of the United States in a comparable period. The hideous deeds committed by members of ISIS raise the question why humans alone, among the species, at times engage in mass killings of their own kind. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.

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Guenter Lewy, “Perpetrators: The World of the Holocaust Killers” (Oxford UP, ) |

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Vietnam Veterans Against the Warthe group of which Kerry had been a part, alleged that American troops had committed atrocities in Vietnam. Under Westmoreland, Americans sought out and engaged the North Vietnamese Army in big unit, fire-power intensive battles, ignoring pacification where Lewy and North Vietnamese General Vo Nguyen Giap believed the war was won and lost. Showing of 10 reviews.

Combining a rigorous historical analysis with psychological insight, the book explores the dynamics of participation in large-scale atrocities, offering a thought-provoking and timely reflection on individual responsibility for collective crimes. The result is a ghastly, extraordinarily detailed portrait of the Holocaust perpetrators, their mindset, and the motivations for their actions.

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Guenter Lewy’s book, The Armenian Massacres in Ottoman Turkey, A Disputed Genocidemainly focuses on the massacres in Ottoman Turkey, and he strongly stands on the way of the truths which he finds from the historical ledy.

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