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Canet Centellas, FJ. (2020). Introductory Reflections on Perpetrators of Crimes Against Humanity and their Representation in Documentary Film. Continuum. Journal of Media & Cultural Studies. 34(2):159-179. https://doi.org/10.1080/10304312.2020.1737429

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Title: Introductory Reflections on Perpetrators of Crimes Against Humanity and their Representation in Documentary Film
Author: Canet Centellas, Fernando Javier
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Comunicación Audiovisual, Documentación e Historia del Arte - Departament de Comunicació Audiovisual, Documentació i Història de l'Art
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[EN] In recent years the number of diverse forms of cultural productions focused on the perpetrators has increased significantly eliciting thus a turn toward this problematic figure. The originality of these narratives ...[+]
Subjects: Perpetrator , Perpetration , Documentary film , Mass violence , Genocide , Crimes against humanity , State violence , Human rights violations , Representation
Copyrigths: Cerrado
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Continuum. Journal of Media & Cultural Studies. (issn: 1030-4312 )
DOI: 10.1080/10304312.2020.1737429
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Taylor & Francis
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1080/10304312.2020.1737429
Type: Artículo

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