Perpetrators of international crimes : theories, methods, and evidence /
edited by Alette Smeulers, Maartje Weerdesteijn, Barbora Holá.
- First edition.
- xxvi, 376 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-366) and index.
Historical overview of perpetrator studies / Theories, methods, and evidence / Perpetrators, fieldwork, and ethical concerns / Interviewing perpetrators against the backdrop of ethical concerns and reflexivity / Studying 'perpetrators' through the lens of the criminal trial / Perpetration as a process: a historical-sociological model / The margins of perpetration: role-shifting in genocide / Beyond perpetrators: complex political actors surrounding the 1994 genocide in Rwanda / Studying perpetrator ideologies in atrocity crimes / Religion and international crimes: the case of the Islamic State / The female tigers of Sri Lanka: the legitimation of recruitment and fight / The rationality and reign of Paul Kegame / Nothing must remain: the (in)visibility of atrocity crimes and the perpetrators' strategies using the corpses of their victims / Plausible deniability: the challenges in prosecuting paramilitary violence in the Former Yugoslavia / Peroetrators on trial: characteristics of war crimes perpetrators tried by courts in Bosnia and Herzegovina and ICTY / 'Like mirrors of morality': social support for Nazi war criminals in post-war Germany / Alette Smeulers, Barbora Holá, and Maartje Weerdesteijn -- Alette Smeulers -- Alette Smeulers, Barbora Holá, and Maartje Weerdesteijn -- Chandra Lekha Sriram -- Mina Rauschenbach -- Thijs B. Bouwknegt and Adina-Loredana Nistor -- Uğur Ümit Üngör -- Kjell Anderson -- Erin Jessee -- Jonathan Leader Maynard -- Pieter Nanninga -- Georg Frerks -- Maartje Weerdesteijn -- Caroline Fournet -- Iva Vukušić -- Mirza Buljubašić and Barbora Holá -- Susanne Karstedt -- Alette Smeulers. Introduction / Part I. Perpetrator studies. 1. 2 Part II. Reflecting on methods and sources. 3. 4. 5. Part III. Studying perpetration. 6. 7. 8. Part IV. Studying perpetrators: case studies. 9. 10. 11. 12. Part V. Studying perpetrators on trial: case studies. 13. 14. 15. 16. Concluding thoughts /
International crimes. International crimes--Case studies. Atrocities. Atrocities--Case studies. Atrocities. International crimes.