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United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide: The Three Drafts, 1947–48

Documents on the Genocide Convention from the American, British, and Russian Archives : The Politics of International Humanitarian Law, 1933–1948

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...United Nations Secretariat Draft, June 26, 1947  UN Doc. E/447 Preamble The High Contracting Parties proclaim that Genocide, which is the intentional destruction of a group of human beings, defies universal...

Conclusion

Rebecca Searle

Rebecca Searle is Principal Lecturer in the Humanities at the University of Brighton, UK. She is interested in interdisciplinary research on the histories of housing, capitalism, and war and conflict in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Art, Propaganda and Aerial Warfare in Britain during the Second World War

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...In October 1945 the WAAC held a final exhibition at the Royal Academy to celebrate their activities over the last five years. During the 6 weeks it was open, nearly 20,000 people came to see the works on display. Foss, War Paint, 188–9...

Introduction

Rebecca Searle

Rebecca Searle is Principal Lecturer in the Humanities at the University of Brighton, UK. She is interested in interdisciplinary research on the histories of housing, capitalism, and war and conflict in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Art, Propaganda and Aerial Warfare in Britain during the Second World War

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...What did it look like? they will ask in 1981, and no amount of description or documentation will answer them. Nor will big, formal compositions like the battle pictures which hang in palaces; and even photographs, which tell us so much...

XII We Charge Genocide: The Campaign to Indict the United States for Racial Discrimination, 1951–52 (nos. 315–352)

Anton Weiss-Wendt

Anton Weiss-Wendt is Research Professor at the Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities in Oslo, Norway. His recent publications include Racial Science in Hitler's Europe, 1939-1945 (2013) and The Nazi Genocide of the Roma: Reassessment and Commemoration (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Documents on the Genocide Convention from the American, British, and Russian Archives : The Ideology of a Humanitarian Treaty, 1949–1988

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...One of the factors that precluded the United States from indicting the Soviet Union for genocide before the United Nations was potential countercharges (docs. 245, 254, 258, 270). Such charges were indeed filed, though not by the Communist...

VII The United States Delays Action on the Genocide Convention, 1949–62 (nos. 195–217)

Anton Weiss-Wendt

Anton Weiss-Wendt is Research Professor at the Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities in Oslo, Norway. His recent publications include Racial Science in Hitler's Europe, 1939-1945 (2013) and The Nazi Genocide of the Roma: Reassessment and Commemoration (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Documents on the Genocide Convention from the American, British, and Russian Archives : The Ideology of a Humanitarian Treaty, 1949–1988

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...The continuous opposition of the United Kingdom to the Genocide Convention was nothing new. More unexpected perhaps was delayed action on ratification in the United States. In the spring of 1949 the US Embassy in Tel Aviv assessed the claim...

The battle for production

Rebecca Searle

Rebecca Searle is Principal Lecturer in the Humanities at the University of Brighton, UK. She is interested in interdisciplinary research on the histories of housing, capitalism, and war and conflict in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Art, Propaganda and Aerial Warfare in Britain during the Second World War

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...The Second World War was fundamentally a war of machines, technology and industrial production. It was a war in which the entire resources of the most advanced industrial nations were pitted against each other in a battle to produce...

Writing a battle

Rory Naismith

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Rory Naismith is Lecturer in Medieval British History at King's College London, UK. He is the author of Citadel of the Saxons (I.B. Tauris, 2018). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Máire Ní Mhaonaigh

Máire Ní Mhaonaigh is Professor in Celtic and Medieval Studies at the University of Cambridge, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Elizabeth Ashman Rowe

Elizabeth Ashman Rowe is Reader in Scandinavian History at the University of Cambridge Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Writing Battles : New Perspectives on Warfare and Memory in Medieval Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Writing battles: The Battle of Stamford Bridge Battles, by definition, involve at least two participants with (to put it mildly) strongly opposed views, and in the Middle Ages they often pitted large groups from distinct polities...

A troubled memory

Writing Battles : New Perspectives on Warfare and Memory in Medieval Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...The First World War is remembered in Britain as a uniquely poignant tragedy, bearing many meanings, including antimilitarist, internationalist, pacifist, sentimental and nostalgic. In no other European combatant country does it occupy quite...

X The Genocide Convention vs. Nuremberg Principles, Draft Covenants on Human Rights, and/or the Draft Code of Offenses against the Peace and Security of Mankind, 1949–54 (nos. 280–299)

Anton Weiss-Wendt

Anton Weiss-Wendt is Research Professor at the Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities in Oslo, Norway. His recent publications include Racial Science in Hitler's Europe, 1939-1945 (2013) and The Nazi Genocide of the Roma: Reassessment and Commemoration (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Documents on the Genocide Convention from the American, British, and Russian Archives : The Ideology of a Humanitarian Treaty, 1949–1988

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Raphael Lemkin had used a plethora of arguments in support of US ratification of the Genocide Convention. One of his tactics was to negatively compare the Genocide Convention to the draft Covenant on Human Rights and the draft Code...

XIV The United Kingdom Inches Closer to Acceding to the Genocide Convention, 1962–68 (nos. 366–389)

Anton Weiss-Wendt

Anton Weiss-Wendt is Research Professor at the Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities in Oslo, Norway. His recent publications include Racial Science in Hitler's Europe, 1939-1945 (2013) and The Nazi Genocide of the Roma: Reassessment and Commemoration (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Documents on the Genocide Convention from the American, British, and Russian Archives : The Ideology of a Humanitarian Treaty, 1949–1988

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...There was no sign that by the early 1960s the United Kingdom had considerably changed its position on the Genocide Convention. As before, UK accession stumbled over the opposition of the Home Office. In January 1962, an American author...