Selected Bibliography of MARO Project Resources

Following is a selected (but not exhaustive) list of texts that have informed the development of the MARO Project.

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Michael Barnett, Eyewitness to a Genocide: The United Nations and Rwanda(Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002).

Steven K. Baum, The Psychology of Genocide: Perpetrators, Bystanders, and Rescuers(Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2008).

Richard Betts, “The Delusion of Impartial Intervention,” Foreign Affairs, November, 1994.

Commission on the Truth for El Salvador, From Madness to Hope: The 12-Year War in El Salvador, 1993.

Romeo Dallaire - Lgen (ret), Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda(New York, N.Y.: Carroll & Graf, 2003).

Alexander Downes, “Desperate Times, Desperate Measures: The Causes of Civilian Victimization in War,” International Security, March, 2006.

Alexander Downes, Targeting Civilians in War(Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2008).

Gareth Evans, The Responsibility to Protect: Ending Mass Atrocity Crimes Once and For All(Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 2008).

Scott Feil, Preventing Genocide: How the Early Use of Force Might Have Succeeded in Rwanda, Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict, April, 1998.

Genocide Prevention Task Force: Madeline Albright and William Cohen co-chairs, Preventing Genocide: A Blueprint for U.S. Policymakers, 2008.

Phillip Gourevitch, We Wish To Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families: Stories From Rwanda(New York: Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, 1998).

Kelly Greenhill, “Mission Impossible?: Preventing Deadly Conflict in the African Great Lakes Region,” Security Studies, September, 2001.

Barbara Harff, “No Lessons Learned from the Holocaust? Assessing Risks of Genocide and Political Mass Murder since 1955,” American Political Science Review, February, 2003.

Patrick Heuveline, “'Between One and Three Million': Towards the Demographic Reconstruction of a Decade of Cambodian History (1970-1979),” Population Studies, March, 1998.

Lt. Col. Clint Hinote, “Campaigning to Protect: Using Military Force to Stop Genocide and Mass Atrocities”, March, 2008.

Alexander Laban Hinton, Why Did They Kill?: Cambodia in the Shadow of Genocide(Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2004).

Victoria Holt and Tobias Berkman, The Impossible Mandate?: Military Preparedness, the Responsibility to Protect and Modern Peace Operations(Washington, D.C.: Stimson Center, September, 2006).

Paul Huth and Benjamin Valentino, “Mass Killing of Civilians in Time of War, 1945-2000,” in Peace and Conflict(Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers, 2008) [J. Joseph Hewitt, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, and Ted Gurr, eds].

Bruce Jones, Peacemaking in Rwanda: The Dynamics of Failure(Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner, 2001).

Stathis Kalyvas, The Logic of Violence in Civil War(Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2006).

Ben Kiernan, The Pol Pot Regime: Race, Power, and Genocide in Cambodia under the Khmer Rouge, 1975-1979(New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2002).

Ben Kiernan, Blood and Soil: A World History of Genocide and Extermination from Sparta to Darfur(New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007).

Alan Kuperman, Limits of Humanitarian Intervention: Genocide in Rwanda(Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 2001).

Mark Mazower, Dark Continent: Europe's Twentieth Century(New York, N.Y.: Vintage Books, 1998).

Mark Mazower, “Violence and the State in the Twentieth Century,” American Historical Review, October, 2002.

Stephen Morris, Why Vietnam Invaded Cambodia: Political Culture and the Causes of War(Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1999).

Michael O’Hanlon, Saving Lives with Force: Military Criteria for Humanitarian Intervention(Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 2007).

Barry Posen, “Military Responses to Refugee Disasters,” International Security, July, 1996.

Samantha Power, Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide(New York, N.Y.: Basic Books, 2003).

Report of the Commission for Historical Clarification, Guatemala: Memory of Silence, 1999.

Taylor Seybolt, Humanitarian Military Intervention: The Conditions for Success and Failure(Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2007).

Hugo Slim, Killing Civilians: Method, Madness, and Morality in War(New York, N.Y.: Columbia University Press, 2008).

Scott Straus, The Order of Genocide: Race, Power, and War in Rwanda(Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2006).

Samuel Totten, “The US Investigation into the Darfur Crisis and the US Government's Determination of Genocide,” Genocide Studies and Prevention, 2006.

Ben Valentino and Paul Huth and Dylan Balch-Lindsay, “Draining The Sea: Mass Killing and Guerrilla Warfare,” International Organization, 2004.

Ben Valentino, Final Solutions: Mass Killing and Genocide in the 20th Century(Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2004).

Ben Valentino, “The Perils of Limited Humanitarian Intervention: Lessons from the 1990s,” Wisconsin International Law Journal, September, 2006.