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Uniform Title Résistance aux génocides. English.
Title Resisting genocide : the multiple forms of rescue / editors, Claire Andrieu, Sarah Gensburger, Jacques Semelin ; translated by Emma Bentley and Cynthia Schoch.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  364.151 R433R    Check Shelf
Description xix, 539 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Series The CERI comparative politics and international studies series
CERI series in comparative politics and international studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 507-524) and indexes.
Contents From the memory of rescue to the institution of the title of "Righteous" / Sarah Gensburger -- In search of the "righteous people": the case of the Armenian massacres of 1915 / Fatma Müge Göçek -- Assistance to Jews and to Allied airmen in France: a comparative approach / Claire Andrieu -- Researching the survival and rescue of Jews in Nazi-occupied Europe: a plea for the use of quantitative methods / Marnix Croes -- Anti-semitism and the rescue of Jews in France: an odd couple? / Renée Poznanski -- Who dared to rescue Jews, and why / Nechama Tec -- Rescue and self-interest: protecting property to save people? / Florent le Bot -- Italian Jews and the memory of rescue, 1944-1961 / Paola Bertilotti -- Rescuers and killer-rescuers during the Rwanda genocide: rethinking standard categories of analysis / Lee Ann Fujii -- Rescue practices during the Armenian genocide / Hasmik Tevosyan -- Ottoman officials against the Armenian genocide: a comparative approach to Turkish towns / Raymond Kévorkian -- Conversion and rescue: survival strategies in the Armenian genocide / Ugur Ümit Üngör -- Humanitarianism and massacres: the example of the International Committee of the Red Cross / Irène Herrmann and Daniel Palmieri -- The Swiss reaction to the Nazi genocide: active refusal, passive help / Ruth Fivaz-Silbermann -- The OSE and the rescue of Jewish children from the postwar to the prewar period / Katy Hazan, Georges Weill -- The context of rescue in Nazi-occupied Western Europe / Bob Moore -- The "Brunner Aktion": a struggle against rescue, September 1943-March 1944 / Tal Bruttmann -- "Guide and motivator" or "central treasury"?: the "Joint" in France, 1942-1944 / Laura Hobson Faure -- The BBC Hungarian service and rescue of Hungarians, 1940-1945 / Frank Chalk -- From "rescue" to violence: overcoming local opposition to genocide in Rwanda / Scott Straus -- Crossing a border to escape: examples from the Gishamvu and Kigembe communities of Rwanda / Charles Kabwete Mulinda -- Beatrice Rohner's work in the death camps of Armenians in 1916 / Hans Lukas-Kieser -- The impossible rescue of the Armenians of Mardin: the Sinjar safe haven / Yves Ternon -- Was the UGIF an obstacle to the rescue of the Jews? / Michele Laffitte -- Roundups, rescue, and social networks in Paris, 1940-1944 / Camille Ménager -- Protestant minorities, Judeo-Protestant affinities, and rescue of the Jews in the 1940s / Patrick Cabanel -- Nieuwlande, land of rescue, 1941/42-1945 / Michel Fabréguet -- Surviving undetected: the "Bund", rescue, and memory in Germany / Marc Roseman -- Social cohesion state of exception: The Muslims of Mabare during the genocide in Rwanda, April 1994 / Emmanuel Viret -- Conclusion: rescue--a notion revisited / Claire Andrieu.
Subject Genocide -- History -- Congresses.
Crimes against humanity -- History -- Congresses.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Influence -- Congresses.
Genocide -- Prevention -- Congresses.
Added Author Sémelin, Jacques.
Andrieu, Claire, 1952-
Gensburger, Sarah.
ISBN 9780231701723 alkaline paper
0231701721 alkaline paper
9780231800464 (e-ISBN)
0231800460 (e-ISBN)
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