Monday, May 11, 2015

Genocide


Create your own Playlist on LessonPaths!
In progress...
Assignment
Supplemental materials (rubrics, models, guidelines)
International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect

Helpful databases include

      • Global Issues in context (see chart below for search strategies)
      • National Newspapers
      • PowerSearch
That should cover most of it. Please get in touch if you are stuck!


Region
Conflict
Sources
Myanmar
an ethnic rebellion in the north that appears to be growing
Global Issues in Context (Myanmar AND genocide)
China
the Tibetans
Global Issues in Context (Tibetan AND genocide)
Congo
the Eastern Provinces
Global Issues in Context (Congo AND “eastern provinces”)
Sri Lanka
the Tamil Tigers
Global Issues in Context (Tamil AND genocide)
Syria
open rebellion
Central African Republic
rebel alliance has taken over the Government in a recent coup



What follows is from 2011 - please ignore. Ijust may use soem of what is there to help me

Questions you will need to answer. You can use this document, and CRiSS it (Copy, Rename it Share and Save).

Ms. Macomber's Assignment

Create a Ken Burns-style Video: Instruction Sheet

Databases
Remember that the log on key is in the left sidebar. To access the database page, be sure to check your planner (p.41) for the school user name and password.

  • ABC-CLIO: World History
  • History in Context
  • ProQuest Platinum for the current genocides (1980-now)
  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers for older episodes
Websites



Yale Genocide Studies Program:

Darfur
Sudan Information Gateway: http://www.unsudanig.org/
BBC: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/africa/2004/sudan/default.stm
PBS Frontline: http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/stories/sudan/relationshipsa.html
Sudan Research, Analysis, and Advocacy: http://www.sudanreeves.org/

Rwanda:
PBS Frontline: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/evil/
International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda: http://69.94.11.53/default.htm
US and the Genocide in Rwanda: http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB53/

Bosnia:

United Nations Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia: http://www.un.org/icty/
PBS Frontline http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/rough/2006/09/bosnia_dividedlinks.html

Armenia:

Armenia National Institute: http://www.armenian-genocide.org/index.htm
Ctr. for Holocaust and Genocide Studies: http://www.chgs.umn.edu/histories/turkishArmenian/

Cambodia:

Cambodian genocide Program: http://www.yale.edu/cgp/
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