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By Norman M. Naimark,Ronald Grigor Suny,Fatma Muge Gocek

100 years after the deportations and mass homicide of Armenians, Greeks, Assyrians, and different peoples within the ultimate years of the Ottoman Empire, the heritage of the Armenian genocide is a sufferer of ancient distortion, state-sponsored falsification, and deep divisions among Armenians and Turks. operating jointly for the 1st time, Turkish, Armenian, and different students current the following a compelling reconstruction of what occurred and why.

This quantity gathers the main up to date scholarship on Armenian genocide, taking a look at how the development has been written approximately in Western and Turkish historiographies; what was once occurring at the eve of the disaster; graphics of the perpetrators; particular money owed of the massacres; how the development has been perceived in either neighborhood and overseas contexts, together with international battle I; and reflections at the broader implications of what occurred then. the result's a finished paintings that strikes past nationalist grasp narratives and gives a extra whole figuring out of this tragic event.

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