Investigating Srebrenica institutions, facts, responsibilities / edited by Isabelle Delpla, Xavier Bougarel, Jean-Louis Fournel

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Subjects: Srebrenica (Bosnia and Hercegovina)--History--20th century
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995--Atrocities--Bosnia and Hercegovina--Srebrenica
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Berghahn Books, 2012
Series: Studies in contemporary European history
Studies in contemporary European history
LC Classification: D, DR
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 200 p.) : maps
Alternate Titles: Print version: Investigating Srebrenica. (DLC) 2011041083 (OCoLC)756377613 New York : Berghahn Books, 2012 9780857454720
Additional Authors: Bougarel, Xavier
Delpla, Isabelle
Fournel, Jean-Louis
EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0857454722
ISBN: 0857454730 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 9780857454720
ISBN: 9780857454737 (electronic bk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-185) and index
Contents: Introduction : the judge, the historian, and the legislator / Isabelle Delpla, Xavier Bougarel and Jean-Louis Fournel -- The ICTY investigations / Jean-René Ruez -- Introduction to the "report-form" : characteristics and temporalities of a production of public truth / Jean-Louis Fournel -- Reassessing the French parliamentary fact-finding mission on Srebrenica / Pierre Brana -- A tale of two commissions : Dutch parliamentary inquiries during the Srebrenica aftermath / Christ Klep -- Reflecting on the Dutch NIOD report : academic logic and the culture of consensus / Pieter Lagrou -- Reopening the wounds? : the parliament of Bosnia-Herzegovina and the question of Bosniak responsibilities / Xavier Bougarel -- The long way to admission : the report of the government of the Republika Srpska / Michèle Picard and Asta Zinbo -- Facts, responsibility, intelligibility : comparing the investigations and reports / Isabelle Delpla
Summary: In July 1995, the Bosnian Serb Army commanded by General Ratko Mladic attacked the enclave of Srebrenica, a UN "safe area" since 1993, and massacred about 8,000 Bosniac men. While the responsibility for the massacre itself lays clearly with the Serb political and military leadership, the question of the responsibility of various international organizations and national authorities for the fall of the enclave is still passionately discussed, and has given rise to various rumors and conspiracy theories. Follow-up investigations by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and
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OCLC Number: 818658344
ISBN/ISSN: 0857454722