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5 edition of A not-so-distant horror found in the catalog.

A not-so-distant horror

mass violence in East Timor

by Joseph Nevins

  • 107 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, NY .
Written in English


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StatementJoseph Nevins.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 273 p. :
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22629390M
ISBN 100801489849

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Background. Joseph Nevins studies socio-territorial boundaries and mobility, imperialism, global apartheid and forms of political violence, political ecology, and matters of human rights, international law and social justice in the aftermath of mass atrocities.

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