The Kurds

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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.
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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.
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series Genocide and persecution
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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