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Charny, Israel W.

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Fascism and democracy in the human mind : a bridge between mind and society by Israel W Charny( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An internationally recognized scholar of the psychology of violence, Charny defines two paradigms of mental organization, the democratic and the fascist, and shows how these systems can determine behavior in intimate relationships, social situations, and events of global significance. With its novel conception of mental health and illness, this book develops new directions for diagnosis and treatment of emotional disorders that are played out in everyday acts of violence against ourselves and others
Encyclopedia of genocide by Israel W Charny( Book )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetical entries define names, places, and events associated with genocide, and major sections deal with the Armenian genocide, the Holocaust, and the process, detection, denial, and prevention of genocide
Fighting suicide bombing : a worldwide campaign for life by Israel W Charny( )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Israel W. Charny first seeks to understand the psychology of suicide bombers, as well as the culture from which they emerge. Taking this understanding of what he calls human evil, he then proposes a hawkish campaign that ultimately emphasizes peace rather than irrational fear." "By deeming suicide bombing and terrorism necessary subjects in the study of psychology, Charny presents yet another weapon in the war against terrorism - a war he believes will only escalate without drastic action. Ultimately, he calls for a "worldwide campaign for life" led by religious and secular leaders across the globe. He concludes the book with a vignette from Islamic culture that speaks nobly to furthering peace and life."--Jacket
Century of genocide : critical essays and eyewitness accounts by Samuel Totten( )

12 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on the major atrocities of our time, Century of Genocide provides accurate and verifiable historical information on how and why particular genocides were committed
How can we commit the unthinkable? : genocide, the human cancer by Israel W Charny( Book )

12 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genocide, a critical bibliographic review by Israel W Charny( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Century of genocide : eyewitness accounts and critical views( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyewitness accounts of genocides around the world, including Armenia, 1915-1923; Bangladesh, 1971; Burundi, 1972; Cambodia, 1975-1979; East Timor, 1975-1979; The Holocaust, 1933-1945; Indonesia, 1965-1966; Rwanda, 1994; South-West Africa, 1904; and Ukraine, 1932-1933
Strategies against violence : design for nonviolent change( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Armenian genocide by Laurence Jourdan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of the first Genocide of the 20th century, when over a million Armenians died at the hands of the Ottoman Turks during World War I -- an event that is denied by Turkey to this day. This film features interviews with leading experts in the field, such as Pulitzer Prize-winning author Samantha Power and New York Times best-selling author Peter Balakian. The documentary includes never-before-seen historical footage of the events and key players, including Rafael Lemkin telling the story of how he invented the word Genocide in the 1940s. Featuring the voiceover talents of Ed Harris, Natalie Portman, Laura Linney, and Orlando Bloom
Holding on to humanity--the message of Holocaust survivors : the Shamai Davidson papers by Shamai Davidson( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and Swedish and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The effects of the Holocaust on those who survived it are immeasurable. How can one experience the trauma of the concentration camps - being reduced to a helpless witness of the brutality of torture, medical experiments, and execution of those around you - how can one survive this and remain the same? In many ways the holocaust has drastically affected those who survived, and in Holding on to Humanity Shamai Davidson explores the complex results of this dehumanizing experience." "As a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst practicing in Israel, Davidson spent thirty years working with this special group, trying to understand the nature of their experience. Uniquely skillful in evoking from survivors their most silenced stories, Davidson concentrated on giving them voice and recorded memory. Davidson worked on this book for many years - since 1972 it was a dream of his to write an authoritative work on the life experiences of the Holocaust survivors and their families - but unfortunately Davidson died in 1986 at the age of fifty nine. This book is the result of extensive effort by Israel W. Charny to complete the project at the request of Davidson's widow, Jenny Davidson."--BOOK JACKET
The widening circle of genocide by Israel W Charny( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Widening Circle of Genocide, the third volume of an award-winning series, combines an encyclopedic summary of knowledge of the subject with annotated citations of literature in each field of study. It includes contributions by R.J. Rummel, Leonard Glick, Vahakn Dadrian, Rosanne Klass, Martin Van Bruinessen, James Dunn, Gabrielle Tyrnauer, Robert Krell, George Kent, Samuel Totten, and a foreword by Irving Louis Horowitz. This volume presents scholarship on a variety of topics, including: Germany's records of the Armenian genocide; little-known cases of contemporary genocide in Afghanistan, East Timor, and of the Kurds; a provocative new interpretation of the psychic scarring of Holocaust survivors; and nongovernmental organizations that have undertaken the beginnings of scholarship on the worldwide problems of genocide. The Widening Circle of Genocide embodies reverence for human life; its goal is the search for new means to prevent genocide. This work is distinguished by its excellence, originality, and depth of its scholarship. The first volume was selected by the American Library Association for its list of "Outstanding Academic Books of 1988-89." It is both compelling reading and an invaluable tool for scholars and students who wish to pursue specific fields of study of genocide. It will also be of interest to political scientists, historians, psychologists, and religion scholars."--Provided by publisher
Toward the understanding and prevention of genocide : proceedings of the International Conference on the Holocaust and Genocide by International Conference on the Holocaust and Genocide( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genocide contagion : how we commit and confront holocaust and genocide by Israel W Charny( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Genocide Contagion, Israel W. Charny asks uncomfortable questions about what allows people to participate in genocide-either directly, through killing or other violent acts, or indirectly, by sitting passively while witnessing genocidal acts. Charny draws on both historical and current examples such as the Holocaust and the Armenian Genocide, and presses readers around the world to consider how they might contribute to genocide. Given the number of people who die from genocide or suffer indirect consequences such as forced migration, Charny argues that we must all work to resist and to learn about ourselves before critical moments arise
Genocide in the twentieth century : critical essays and eyewitness accounts( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Existential/dialectical marital therapy : breaking the secret code of marriage by Israel W Charny( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A democratic mind : psychology and psychiatry with fewer meds and more soul by Israel W Charny( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Democratic Mind: Psychology and Psychiatry with Fewer Meds and More Soul focuses on how an individual lives her life, and on the extent of harm that an individual can inflict on herself or others. In this book, I.W. Charny provides a new lens for understanding regular people rather than treatments that alleviate symptoms
The conference program and crisis by International Conference on the Holocaust and Genocide( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychotherapy for a democratic mind : treating intimacy, tragedy, violence, and evil by Israel W Charny( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of genocide( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetical entries define names, places, and events associated with genocide, and major sections deal with the Armenian genocide, the Holocaust, and the process, detection, denial, and prevention of genocide
 
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Alternative Names
Charny, I. W.

Charny, I. W. 1931-

Charny, I. W. (Israel W.)

Charny, Israel.

Charny, Israel 1931-

Israel Charny historiador israelí

Israel Charny historicus uit Israël

Israel Charny historien israélien

Israel Charny Israeli historian

Ṭšarniy, Yiśraʾel 1931-...

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Чарни, Израэль

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‏טשרני, ישראל.

טשרני ישראל 1931-....

ישראל טשרני

ישראל טשרני היסטוריון ישראלי

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English (167)

French (4)

Spanish (1)

Swedish (1)