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GENOCIDE AFTER 1945: NEVER AGAIN?
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Netherlands - Utrecht University - 'Utrecht Univ.'
UC Course SubjectHistory
Number & Suffix: 104
Full UC Title: GENOCIDE AFTER 1945: NEVER AGAIN? 
Transcript Title: GENOCIDE AFTER 1945 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course offers a study of genocide in the post-World War II period. The course examines the question of how and why cases of genocide have happened since the adoption of the 1948 UN Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide. The course discusses topics including: international context and the involvement of political elites and domestic power structures; ideologies, bureaucracy, and violence; key aspects of culture and gender; denial, acknowledgement, and acceptance; and punishment and prevention. The course utilizes secondary and primary sources such as UN documents, diplomatic correspondence, eyewitness reports, and memoirs. Students complete an essay examination and a book review assignment. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: GENOCIDE AFTER 1945: NEVER AGAIN? 
Partner University Department: History and Art History 
Partner University Course Number: GE2V13004