Ben Kiernan

 

Yale University

Ben Kiernan is Whitney Griswold Professor of History at Yale. From 1994-2015 he was founding Director of the Genocide Studies Program (gsp.yale.edu), and in 2010-15, Chair of the Council on Southeast Asia Studies. His books include Việt Nam: A History from Earliest Times to the Present (2017); How Pol Pot Came to Power (1985); The Pol Pot Regime (1996); Genocide and Resistance in Southeast Asia (2007); and Blood and Soil: A World History of Genocide and Extermination from Sparta to Darfur (2007)

COUNTRIES OF INTEREST:

Cambodia

Vietnam

TOPICS:

Diplomacy & International Relations

Energy & Environment

Politics

 
 
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