KC: Chapters 4-6

KC: Chapters 4-6

Chapter 4: Anti-Civilian Ideologies The term “genocidal thinking” was kind of a big thing in this chapter as well. It’s just arguments that sound genocidal; arguments and thoughts that might “lead you down a genocidal road”. There are ways to look out for these kinds…

KC: Chapters 2-3

KC: Chapters 2-3

Part 2: Seven Spheres of Civilian Suffering Chapter 2: Killing, Injury, and Rape This is going to be a doozy. In December 1998, war broke out in the Republic of Congo. This war is “a typical and largely unreported contemporary war” (37) which just makes…

KC: Chapter 7

KC: Chapter 7

Chapter 7:┬áPromoting Civilian Protection Gardner’s seven factors that act as levers to encourage or block any mind-changing activity I will include my own definitions for each of these words because I can and also it is helpful for me Reason: ability to think or understand;…

KC: Introduction – Chapter 1

KC: Introduction – Chapter 1

These parts must have stuck out to me while I was reading because I highlighted them: Page 1: “…there is a category of people who must somehow be set apart from the fury of battle…” “Civilian is the word we now rely on to cradle…