Part 3: Explores institutional responses to crimes and uses criminological theory to offer solutions
What can Criminology Contribute to (and Learn from) the Study of Serious Human Rights Violations?
After a brief description of the most meticulously planned—and one of the deadliest—genocides, the Holocaust (Chapter 3), I juxtapose prominent explanations offered by genocide scholars with criminological theories (Chapter 4). Chapter 5 presents a recent effort to apply criminological ideas on crime as collective action to genocide (Darfur) and an organizational criminology perspective to the My Lai massacre.[Page 38]