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Civilian-Driven Violence and the Genocide of Indigenous Peoples in Settler Societies

Civilian-Driven Violence and the Genocide of Indigenous Peoples in Settler Societies

Author: Mohamed Adhikari
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2021.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This books focuses on the role of civilians as perpetrators of exterminatory violence and on those elements within settler colonial situations that promoted mass violence on their part.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mohamed Adhikari
ISBN: 9780367858919 0367858916
OCLC Number: 1301494619
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 285-311.
Description: 1 vol. (329 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. 'No Savage Shall Inherit the Land': Civilian-driven Violence in the Making of Settler Genocides 2. Raiders, Slavers, Conquistadors, Settlers: Civilian-driven Violence in the Extermination of Aboriginal Canary Islanders 3. 'Shooting a Black Duck': Genocidal Settler Violence against Indigenous Peoples and the Creation of Canada 4. 'An Unbroken Line of Crimes and Blood': Settler Militia and the Extermination and Enslavement of San in the Graaff-Reinet District of the Cape Colony, c. 1776-1825 5. Establishing a Code of Silence: Civilian and State Complicity in Genocidal Massacres on the New South Wales Frontier, 1788-1859 6. 'Pale Death ... Around our Footprints Springs': Assessing Violent Mortality on the Queensland Frontier from State and Private Exterminatory Practices 7. 'There Cannot be Civilisation and Barbarism on the Island': Civilian-driven Violence and the Genocide of the Selk'nam People of Tierra del Fuego 8. Missionaries, Agents, Principals and Teachers: Civilian Complicity in the Perpetration of Genocide in Indigenous Boarding Schools in New Mexico and Manitoba, 1879-1975 9. 'Little Kings': Farmers' 'Erasive' Practices in German South West Africa 10. Settler Genocide in Rwanda? Colonial Legacies of Everyday Violence 11. Colonialism, Frontiers, Genocide: Civilian-Driven Violence in Settler Colonial Situations
Responsibility: edited by Mohamed Adhikari.
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