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Resistance to Genocide and Extermination


2001 GSP Seminar Series on Resistance to Genocide

Bibliography on Resistance

Ainsztein, Reuben. The Warsaw Ghetto Revolt (New York: Holocaust Library, 1979).
Ainsztein, Reuben. Jewish Resistance in Nazi-occupied Eastern Europe, with a historical survey of the Jew as fighter and soldier in the Diaspora. Paul Elek, London, 1974.
Arad, Yitzhak, "The Jewish Fighting Underground in the Ghettos of Eastern Europe -- Ideology and Reality," in Major Changes Within the Jewish People in the Wake of the Holocaust: Proceedings of the Ninth Yad Vashem International Historical Conference, edited by Yisrael Gutman and Avital Saf, Jerusalem, 1996, pp. 337-57.
Arad, Yitzhak. The Partisans: From the Valley of Death to Mount Zion (Washington, DC: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 1990).
Arad, Yitzhak. "The Armed Jewish Resistance in Eastern Europe: Its Unique Conditions and its Relations with the Jewish Councils (Judenrate) in the Ghettoes,” in The Holocaust and History: The Known, the Unknown, the Disputed, and the Re-examined, ed. Michael Berenbaum and Abraham J. Peck (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1998), 591-600.
Ball, Patrick D., Paul Kobrak, and Herbert F. Spirer. “Populations in Resistance,” ch. 20 of State Violence in Guatemala, 1960-1996: A Quantitative Reflection (Washington, DC: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1999): http://shr.aaas.org/guatemala/ciidh/qr/english/chap20.html
Bastholm Jensen, Mette. Solidarity in Action: A Comparative Study of Rescue Efforts in Nazi-occupied Denmark and the Netherlands. Ph.D. dissertation, Sociology Department, Yale University, 2007.
Budiardjo, Carmel, and Liem Soei Liong. The War Against East Timor (London: Zed, 1984).
Burr, William, and Michael L. Evans, eds. East Timor Revisited: Ford, Kissinger and the Indonesian Invasion, 1975-76, National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 62, Washington, D.C., 2001: www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB62.
Carey, Peter. Historical introduction to Generations of Resistance: East Timor, with photographs by Steve Cox (London: Cassell, 1995).
Carey, Peter. “Third-World Colonialism, the Geração Foun, and the Birth of a New Nation: Indonesia through East Timorese Eyes, 1975-99,” Indonesia 76 (Oct. 2003), 23-67.
Carey, Peter. “East Timor under Indonesian Occupation, 1975-99,” in Handbook on Terrorism and Insurgency, ed. Andrew Tan (Malvern, 2006).
Chamberlain, Ernest. The Struggle in Iliomar: Resistance in Rural East Timor, Point Lonsdale, Vic., Australia, 2003.
Comisión para le Esclarecimiento Histórico (CEH). “Agudización de la Violencia y Militarización del Estado (1979-1985)and “Afrontando la Violencia,” in Guatemala: Memoria del Silencio, Guatemala, UNOPS, 1999, capitulo 1: 359-461, 3: 609-98: http://shr.aaas.org/guatemala/ceh/mds/spanish/toc.html
Commission for Reception, Truth and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste (CAVR). Chega ! The Report of the Commission for Reception, Truth and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste, October 2005: www.cavr-timorleste.org
Cook, Susan E., ed. Genocide in Cambodia and Rwanda: New Perspectives (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2005).
Corfield, Justin J. A History of the Cambodian non-Communist Resistance, 1975-1983, (Clayton, Vic.: Monash University Centre of Southeast Asian Studies, 1991).
Dunn, James. Timor: A People Betrayed (Milton, Qld.: Jacaranda, 1983).
Gunn, Geoffrey C. Complicity in Genocide: Report to the East Timor “Truth Commission” on International Actors (Macao: Tipgrafia Macau Hung Heng, 2006).
Gusmão, Xanana (Sarah Niner, ed.). To Resist is to Win! The Autobiography of Xanana Gusmão (Melbourne, Vic.: Aurora Books, 2000).
Gutman, Israel. Resistance: The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1994.
Hamerow, Theodore S. On the Road to the Wolf’s Lair: German Resistance to Hitler (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1997).
Hill, Helen M. Stirrings of Nationalism in East Timor: Fretilin 1974-1978 (Sydney: Otford, 2002).
Horowitz, Irving Louis. Taking Lives: Genocide and State Power (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1997).
Jolliffe, Jill. East Timor: Nationalism and Colonialism (St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1978).
Kiernan, Ben. How Pol Pot Came to Power: Colonialism, Nationalism and Communism in Cambodia, 1930-1975 (London: Verso, 1985); 2nd ed. (New Haven, CT, Yale University Press, 2004).
Kiernan, Ben. Cambodia: Eastern Zone Massacres (New York: Columbia University Center for the Study of Human Rights, Documentation Series no. 1, 1986).
Kiernan, Ben. The Pol Pot Regime: Race, Power and Genocide in Cambodia under the Khmer Rouge, 1975-1979 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1996); 3rd ed., 2008.
Kiernan, Ben. Blood and Soil: Genocide and Extermination in World History from Carthage to Darfur (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007).
Kiernan, Ben. Genocide and Resistance in Southeast Asia: Documentation, Denial and Justice in Cambodia and East Timor (Piscataway, NJ, Transaction, 2008)
Levene, Mark. Genocide in the Age of the Nation State, 4 vols. (London: I.B. Tauris, 2005).
MacDonald, Callum. The Killing of SS Obergruppenführer Reinhard Heydrich (New York, Free Press, 1989).
Michalczyk, John J., ed. Confront!: Resistance in Nazi Germany (New York: P. Lang, 2004).
Pribbenow, Merle L., II. “A Tale of Five Generals: Vietnam’s Invasion of Cambodia,” Journal of Military History 70 (January 2006), 459-86.
Reynolds, Henry. The Other Side of the Frontier: Aboriginal Resistance to the European Invasion of Australia (Ringwood, Vic., Penguin, 1982).
Riste, Olav, and Berit Nökleby, Norway 1940-45: The Resistance Movement (Aschehoug, 1970).
Rungswasdisab, Puangthong. “Thailand’s Response to the Cambodian Genocide,” in Susan E. Cook, ed., Genocide in Cambodia and Rwanda: New Perspectives (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2005), 79-126.
Scott, James C. Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1990).
Scholl, Inge. Students against Tyranny: the Resistance of the White Rose, Munich, 1942-1943. Translated from the German by Arthur R. Schultz (Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1970).
Selden, Mark, and Alvin Y. So, eds. War and State Terrorism: the United States, Japan, and the Asia-Pacific in the Long Twentieth Century (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2004).
Semelin, Jacques. Unarmed against Hitler: Civilian Resistance in Europe, 1939-1943 (Westport, CT: Praeger, 1993).
Slocomb, Margaret. “Chikreng Rebellion: Coup and Its Aftermath in Democratic Kampuchea,” Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, Series 3, 16:1 (2006), 59-72.
Stanton, Gregory H. “Blue Scarves and Yellow Stars: Classification and Symbolization in the Cambodian Genocide,” Occasional Paper, Montreal Institute for Genocide Studies, April 1989: www.genocidewatch.org/bluescarves.htm
Stanton, Gregory H. “The Cambodian Genocide and International Law,” in Ben Kiernan, ed., Genocide and Democracy in Cambodia: The Khmer Rouge, the United Nations, and the International Community (New Haven, CT: Yale Council on Southeast Asia Studies, 1993).
Stroop, Jürgen. The Stroop Report: The Jewish Quarter of Warsaw is No More!, translated from the German by Sybil Milton, introduction by Andrzej Wirth (New York: Pantheon, 1979).
Suhl, Yuri. They Fought Back: The Story of the Jewish Resistance in Nazi Europe (New York: Crown, 1967).
Tanter, Richard. “The Military Situation in East Timor,” Pacific Research, VIII, 1977, 2:1-6.
Tanter, Richard, Mark Selden and Stephen R. Shalom, eds. Bitter Flowers, Sweet Flowers: East Timor, Indonesia and the World Community (Lanham, MD, Rowman & Littlefield, 2001), 254-56.
Taylor, John. East Timor: The Price of Freedom (London: Zed, 1999).
Tec, Nechama. Jewish Resistance: Facts, Omissions, and Distortions. U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C., 1997
Ulstein, Ragnar. "The Rescue of Norwegian Jews" (1985)
Waugh, Colin M. Paul Kagame and Rwanda: Power, Genocide, and the Rwandan Patriotic Front (Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2004).

Miles Lerman Center for the Study of Jewish Resistance

Norwegian Resistance Museum, Oslo

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