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Alexander Hinton
Alexander Hinton


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Dr. Alexander Hinton is Executive Director of the Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights and Professor of Anthropology and Global Affairs at Rutgers University, Newark. He is also the immediate past President of the International Association of Genocide Scholars (2011-13) and holds the UNESCO Chair on Genocide Prevention. His research interests include sociocultural and psychological anthropology; genocide and political violence; transitional justice; Southeast Asia (with a focus on Cambodia); culture and mind; globalization and modernity; self and emotion; anthropology and critical theory.

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