Taner Akçam

Robert Aram and Marianne Kaloosdian
and Stephen and Marian Mugar Chair in Armenian Genocide Studies

History Department, Clark University

Clark University

Taner Akcam - Clark University

Book: Young Turk’s Crime Against Humanity


Presenting previously inaccessible documents along with expert context and analysis, Taner Akçam’s most authoritative work to date goes deep inside the bureaucratic machinery of Ottoman Turkey to show how a dying empire embraced genocide and ethnic cleansing.

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The Middle East Studies Association awarded the 2013 Hourani Book Prize to Taner Akҫam.
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Selected as one of Foreign Affairs‘ Best Books on the Middle East for 2012.
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