Are We All Little Eichmanns?: The Killing Compartments: The Mentality of Mass Murder Author: Abram de Swann New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2015, 332 pp

Philosophia 44 (1):1-13 (2016)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

In this review essay, I review in detail Abram de Swann's fine new book, The Killing Compartments. The book is a theoretical analysis of the varieties and causes of genocides and other mass asymmetrical killing campaigns. I then suggest several criticisms of his analysis

Similar books and articles

Ethical problems of mass murder coverage in the mass media.Clayton E. Cramer - 1994 - Journal of Mass Media Ethics 9 (1):26 – 42.
Some Philosophical and Legal Reflections on Remembering the Holocaust.Alan S. Rosenbaum - 2002 - International Journal of Applied Philosophy 16 (1):33-40.
Between Genocide and "Genocide". [REVIEW]Berel Lang - 2011 - History and Theory 50 (2):285-294.
Genocide as Social Control.Bradley Campbell - 2009 - Sociological Theory 27 (2):150-172.
Genocide and social death.Claudia Card - 2003 - Hypatia 18 (1):63-79.
Easy to remember?: genocide and the philosophy of religion. [REVIEW]John K. Roth - 2010 - International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 68 (1-3):31-42.
Genocide: A Normative Account.Larry May - 2010 - Cambridge University Press.
Milgram, Method and Morality.Charles R. Pigden & Grant R. Gillet - 1996 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 13 (3):233-250.

Analytics

Added to PP
2016-02-20

Downloads
2,213 (#3,881)

6 months
76 (#62,735)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Gary James Jason
California State University, Fullerton

Citations of this work

Add more citations

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references