Essays Tagged: "Genocide"


GenocideAfter Rodney King was beaten, and the white police officers were aquitted, he said 'Whycan't ... ng, or committing conspiracy to destroy, a national, ethnic, racial, or religious group is known as Genocide. It was defined in the Convention onPrevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, whi ... Genocide, which was adopted by the United NationsGeneral Assembly on December 9, 1948.The crime of Genocide has been committed or attempted many times in recorded history.The best known example in th ...

(4 pages) 149 0 3.8 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy


e main races,Caucasian, Asian, and Negro ranging from snobbish social exclusion, tostate- sponsored genocide. Racism is an unmerited fear or dislike ofa people because of their ethnic heritage. When c ... Klux Klan.Race hatred, permitted to gain unlimited power, will be disastrous.The state - sponsored genocide perpetrated by Nazi Germany is an exampleof what happens when people who hate gain power. H ...

(5 pages) 192 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Holocaust

and, but the public for themost part did not want to believe them." Hitler pulled of one the biggestgenocide's ever in the world, the holocaust . The goal of the Nazi Holocaust wasto exterminate all J ... ble possession they had, clothing, eyeglasses,jewelry, gold teeth and even their hair."This massive genocide detracted Germany from the effort they put forth tothe war, because it required cooperation ...

(3 pages) 96 0 3.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Examples of Genocide. Speaks of The Catholics in Northern Irland, the Armenians, and the extermination of the newly born female infants in China

ingle moment in history where these kinds of acts were invoked. This appalling endeavor is known as genocide which is the deliberate destruction of a national, racial or a religious group (Winston Dic ... hich is the deliberate destruction of a national, racial or a religious group (Winston Dictionary). Genocide is universal rather than limited to one time and one group of people.The Catholics in Irela ...

(3 pages) 63 0 3.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Aboriginal deaths in custody - history of colonization in Australia, Australian society, statistics, western society. Includes extensive bibliography - A- mark

ing of the native race. Over the past two hundred years, the Aboriginal community has suffered from genocide, inequality, severe racism as well as cultural loss. Each of the events that took place in ... was done in order to merge the natives into the rest of the general population. The impact of this genocide has had large effects on the aboriginal community and rectification is still continuing tod ...

(10 pages) 291 0 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Nazi Germany and its Children

cialist Workers' Party (Nazis) that started in the early nineteen thirties would eventually lead to genocide. The Nazis believed that Jews were corrupting society, and that they had plans to take ove ...

(5 pages) 60 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Crucible. The question is how do greed and private motives of characters play a part in the novel and have consequences that extend into the lives of all the Salemites. Includes direct quotations.

sonal motives lie in the past. The list ranges from the gold-seeking explorers in the 1500's to the genocide in the Middle East nowadays. One particular example of the implication of private motives i ...

(3 pages) 92 1 4.1 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Native Indian Awakening in Latin America

ds, slavery, discrimination, a complete rearrangement of their beliefs and cultures, ethnocide, and genocide.        The Latin American Indians have struggled for centuries since the ...

(6 pages) 96 0 3.0 Jan/1992

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"Feeding the Flames" Written in response to the prompt: Can we learn from history? Discusses the reign of Hitler and the Holocaust.

any and the political face of Europe; unleashing the most terrible war in history and unprecedented genocide in which more than six million Jews died.The Nazi machine began to take up steam and began ...

(4 pages) 33 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

What path should be taken by the EU, NATO and the UN to develop a stable and peaceful environment in the former Yugoslavia for the long-term?

nvironment in the former Yugoslavia for the long-term?Defining their New Roles: EU, NATO, and UNThe genocide has been silenced, and in fact, the outbreak of violence throughout the Balkans has, for th ...

(8 pages) 98 0 3.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The war in Iraq.

struction. In Iraq Saddam Hussein should no longer be aloud to be in power because he has committed genocide, supported terrorist groups, and he cannot be trusted with weapons of mass destruction, and ... ace to peace and freedom in the U.S.A. and the entire world.In 1998 Saddam was guilty of committing genocide to the Kurdish citizens, which inhabit northern Iraq. Murder, arms dealing, extortion, and, ...

(2 pages) 128 4 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Manifest Destiny and its negative effect on the Native American populations, esp. CA Indians (Cupenos and Nez Perce) and their placement upon reservations.

ht mass destruction of tribal organizations, confinement of Indians to reservations, and full blown genocide. The dark side of Manifest Destiny revealed the white man's belief that his settlement of t ...

(4 pages) 78 0 2.6 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Economic Impact On Pakistan Due To Ongoing Conflicts With India.

nd Sikhs killed one another in their respective strongholds. This ethnic strife resulted in massive genocide and sparked the first fire of hatred and mistrust between Pakistan and India which still bu ...

(8 pages) 145 2 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Utilitarianism applied to post war Iraq.

s, the Sunnis and the Shiites. The Kurds are a Muslim minority, who are on the receiving end of the genocide in Iran, Turkey and Iraq during the reign of Saddam Hussein. The Sunnis are a moderate Musl ... nd the borders of Iraq, as Kurdish refugees fleeing from the Turkish "depopulation programme" (i.e. genocide) would have a secure home, and the Kurds who feel they are under persecution by the Iranian ...

(4 pages) 95 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Cambodia: War, Political Turmoil, and the Khmer Rouge as a Significant Source of Change.

e Khmers Rouges from 1975-1978. Their Communist Party of Kampuchea torn the country apart with war, genocide, and corruption. In the wake of this period of history, the people of Cambodia have been le ... hers agree that two million is the most accurate figure" (Coleman & Kerbo, 2002). Like the Nazi genocide, we may never know the number of people who died or were killed during this dark period in ...

(11 pages) 136 1 2.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

World War II.

War II are broad and abundant, from the advances in warfare and technology to the cruelty of using genocide to gain power. Genocide took a major role in the occurrences during the war. It involved pe ...

(7 pages) 174 1 3.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The way Christianity viewed the Jews throught out the ages.

because their ideas and way of doing things are different from ours.A major aspect of the Shoah and genocide is supersessionism. This word comes from the Latin word to sit upon or to rule over, is the ... ob. Therefore, Christians have not replaced the Jews. In addition a new word was created for Shoah: genocide. Genocide can be applied to other victims of the Nazis, such as the Gypsies and the Poles ( ...

(5 pages) 80 1 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The the denial of the 'american dream' that was set upon slaves.

hat we depict him as today. He tried to enslave the Arawak Indians of the Americas, but it ended in genocide. The Niña, Pinta, and Santa Maria were well suited for mass transportation. He kidna ...

(3 pages) 52 2 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

About Hitler and his road to taking power, his life, and his role in the Holocaust.

ill down any person's spine, no matter what religion or ethnicity. A household name, Hitler led the genocide, or mass killing of a specific group of people, in a movement known as the Holocaust. How d ...

(3 pages) 50 1 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

What is the difference between a revolution and a war for independence?

day and age when the usual headlines of the morning newspapers cry out about massacres over there, genocide over here, terrorism down there, and political bloodshed up here, it desensitizes and to th ...

(3 pages) 65 1 3.8 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory