Balkan Holocausts?: Serbian and Croatian victim centred by David Bruce Macdonald

By David Bruce Macdonald

Balkan Holocausts compares and contrasts Serbian and Croatian propaganda from 1986 to 1999, analysing each one group's modern interpretations of heritage and present occasions. It deals an in depth dialogue of holocaust imagery and the historical past of victim-centred writing in nationalism concept, together with the hyperlinks among the comparative genocide debate, the so-called holocaust and Serbian and Croatian nationalism. No reports on Yugoslavia have to this point committed major house to such analysis.

Offering a close research of Serbian and Croatian propaganda over the web, the e-book discusses how and why the web struggle was once as very important because the flooring wars in Kosovo, Croatia, and Bosnia-Herzegovina. No different research has totally tested the significance of the net as a propaganda software in wartime.

Finally, Balkan Holocausts deals a subject through subject matter research of Serbian and Croatian propaganda, utilizing modern media resources, novels, educational works and journals. a number of the writers reviewed haven't been studied in any intensity in other places up to now, and there's a sure have to criticise and evaluate their works.

The function of Slobodan Miloševic within the building of Serbophobia is taken into account totally as is Tito's involvement within the conflict, and the real Moslem query. This research throws comparative mild at the use and abuse of propaganda in different modern and up to date conflicts all over the world. it's going to forged a desirable and illuminating mild at the Balkan clash, environment the clash in its right mental and highbrow context, in which conflict fever and paranoia led ultimately to warfare crimes of the bottom attainable nature.

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