The Kurds

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Greenhaven Press,
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
This collection of essays explores genocide and persecution of the Kurds, including the historical and cultural background of Kurdish persecution in Turkey and Iraq events from the rise of the communist People's Republic of China in 1949 to the present. Readers are presented with issues surrounding events such as Saddam Hussein's persecution of the Kurds in Iraq, Turkey's treatment of the Kurdish people, and the pros and cons of establishing an independent state for the Kurds. Personal narratives are included from people touched by the events including Kurdish survivors of Saddam Hussein's poison gas attacks and a Turkish Kurd who laments the denial of his cultural identity.
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 9a486cd0-e1e9-276e-d301-2123424919eb
Grouping Title kurds
Grouping Author noah berlatsky book
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-09-16 11:31:55AM
Last Indexed 2019-10-16 00:48:54AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Berlatsky, Noah,
Berlatsky, Noah.
author2-role Berlatsky, Noah,editor.
Berlatsky, Noah.
author_display
available_at_school Antioch High
East Nashville Magnet High
McGavock High
Overton High
collection_school Non-Fiction
detailed_location_school Antioch High - Teen Non-Fiction
East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Non-Fiction
McGavock High - Teen Non-Fiction
Overton High - Teen Non-Fiction
display_description Explores the history of the Kurdish ethnic group and outlines the genocidal acts that have been carried out against this people. Examines how the Kurds have been impacted by these events and outlines various controversies concerning how these people are treated and who has mistreated them.
format_category_school Books
eBook
format_school Book
eBook
id 9a486cd0-e1e9-276e-d301-2123424919eb
isbn 9780737762570
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
MackinVIA:MLM03231703 MLM03231703 MackinVIA Online MackinVIA eBook eBook 1 false true MackinVIA http://NASHVILLE.mackinvia.com/3231703 Available Online MackinVIA
ils:CARL0000629320 NN00000839 McGavock High - Teen Non-Fiction 305.89 KUR 1 false false On Shelf 6D532
ils:CARL0000629320 NN00001012 East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Non-Fiction 305.89 KUR 1 false false On Shelf 63290
ils:CARL0000629320 MK10049351 Antioch High - Teen Non-Fiction 305.89 KUR 1 false false On Shelf 60110
ils:CARL0000629320 MK10022977 Overton High - Teen Non-Fiction 305.89 KUR 1 false false On Shelf 6F615
itype_school
Book
last_indexed 2019-10-16T05:48:54.522Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school 305.89 KUR
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Antioch High
East Nashville Magnet High
McGavock High
Overton High
primary_isbn 9780737762570
publishDate 2013
2015
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
MackinVIA:MLM03231703 eBook eBook English Greenhaven Press, [2015] 1 online resource (204 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps.
ils:CARL0000629320 Book Books English Greenhaven Press, c2013. 204 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
MackinVIA:MLM03231703 MLM03231703 Available Online Available Online false true false false false false
ils:CARL0000629320 NN00000839 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000629320 NN00001012 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000629320 MK10049351 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000629320 MK10022977 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
series Genocide and persecution
series_with_volume Genocide and persecution|
subject_facet Crimes against humanity
Electronic books
Genocide
Kurdistan -- Politics and government
Kurds -- Crimes against -- Iraq
Kurds -- Crimes against -- Turkey
Kurds -- Iraq -- Politics and government
Kurds -- Turkey -- Politics and government
Political atrocities
Political violence
title_display The Kurds
title_full The Kurds / Noah Berlatsky, book editor ; Frank Chalk, consulting editor
title_short The Kurds
topic_facet Crimes against
Crimes against humanity
Genocide
Kurds
Political atrocities
Political violence
Politics and government