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Author Akçam, Taner, 1953-
Title The Young Turks' crime against humanity : the Armenian genocide and ethnic cleansing in the Ottoman Empire / Taner Akçam.
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  DS195.5 .A4189 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xlii, 483 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series Human rights and crimes against humanity
Human rights and crimes against humanity.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ottoman sources and the question of their being purged -- The plan for the homogenization of Anatolia -- The aftermath of the Balkan wars and the "emptying" of eastern Thrace and the Aegean littoral in 1913-14 -- The transformation of Ottoman politics toward the Ottoman Greeks during the First World War -- The initial phase of anti-Armenian policy -- Final steps in the decision-making process -- Interior Ministry documents and the intent to annihilate -- Demographic policy and the annihilation of the Armenians -- Assimilation : the conversion and forced marriage of Christian children -- The question of confiscated Armenian property -- Some official denialist arguments of the Turkish state and documents from the Ottoman Interior Ministry -- Toward a conclusion.
Subject Armenian massacres, 1915-1923.
Armenian question.
Genocide -- Turkey.
İttihat ve Terakki Cemiyeti.
Armenians -- Turkey -- History -- 20th century.
Turkey -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Armenian property.
ISBN 0691153337 (alk. paper)
9780691153339 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 761850761