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Uniform Title Necropolitics (2015)
Title Necropolitics : mass graves and exhumations in the age of human rights / edited by Francisco FerrŠndiz and Antonius C.G.M. Robben ; foreword by Richard Ashby Wilson.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2015]

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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  355.028 N282 2015    ---  Available
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Edition First edition.
Description ix, 270 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Pennsylvania studies in human rights
Pennsylvania studies in human rights.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The ethnography of exhumations / Francisco FerrŠndiz and Antonius C.G.M. Robben -- Forensic anthropology and the investigation of political violence : lessons learned from Latin America and the Balkans / Luis Fondebrider -- Exhumations, territoriality, and necropolitics in Chile and Argentina / Antonius C.G.M. Robben -- Korean War mass graves / Heonik Kwon -- Mass graves, landscapes of terror : a Spanish tale / Francisco FerrŠndiz -- The quandaries of partial and commingled remains : Srebrenica's missing and Korean War casualties compared / Sarah Wagner -- Photo essay: 9/11 : absence, sediment, and memory / Francesc Torres -- Buried silences of the Greek Civil War / Katerina Stefatos and Iosif Kovras -- Death in transition : the Truth Commission and the politics of reburial in postconflict Peru / Isaias Rojas-Perez -- Death on display : bones and bodies in Cambodia and Rwanda / Elena Lesley -- Epilogue / ZoŽ Crossland.
Subject Repatriation of war dead -- Case studies.
War victims -- Identification -- Case studies.
Exhumation -- Case studies.
Mass burials -- Case studies.
Forensic anthropology -- Case studies.
Added Author FerrŠndiz, Francisco, editor.
Robben, Antonius C. G. M., editor.
Wilson, Richard, 1964- writer of added text.
ISBN 9780812247206 (alk. paper)
0812247205 (alk. paper)

 
    
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