Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Cambodian Genocide

No description

Jody Li

on 11 January 2012

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Cambodian Genocide

Point of view? Theories Studies Cambodian
Genocide Notes Cambodian Genocide Victims Cambodia Important
Theories (cc) photo by Metro Centric on Flickr (cc) photo by Franco Folini on Flickr (cc) photo by jimmyharris on Flickr (cc) photo by Metro Centric on Flickr Formation of Stereotypes Social Learning Theory Obedience/ Compliance Background map details doodles notes outlook photo frame [Pol Pot] "To spare you is no profit,
to destroy you is no loss" Cambodian
Genocide :Pol Pot
Before the Genocide During the Genocide After the Genocide Background In 1970, Prime Minister General Lon Nol took power and became the president of Cambodia Caught up in another country's war: Vietnam's civil war 1962 Pol Pot becomes leader of Cambodian Communist Party 1969 U.S. secretly bombs North Vietnamese forces in Cambodia 1970 Prime Minister General Lon Nol takes power of Cambodia April, 17, 1975 Lon Nol is overthrown by Khmer Rouge (led by Pol Pot) 1975 Start of "Year Zero" - Cambodian Genocide Dec, 25, 1978 Vietnam invades Cambodia 1979 Pol Pot falls, Vietnamese sets up puppet government 1998 Pol Pot dies at age of 73 Vietnam invaded Cambodia in 1978 to overthrow Khmer Rouge Vietnamese set up a puppet government Road to recovery: Graves of victims of the genocide were discovered in 1995 The Killing Fields Museum 2,000,000 Deaths The Killing Fields Museum The Khumer Rouge movement Pol Pot Follower of Mao's communist model Leader of Khumer Rouge Took over Cambodia on April, 17, 1975 History Today - Pol Pot "Year Zero" Followed Mao's Communist model Cambodian Genocide Memorials Social Learning Theory Formation of Stereotypes

Obedience/ Compliance The Guardian Works Cited Bandura et al. (1963) Bobo Doll Experiment Social Learning Theory
How do Khmer Rouge's actions link to Psychological theories? Soldiers were unwillingly to kill initally Retained actions
Paid attention to actions Actions replicated due to motivation - death of soldiers themselves Comparison to Bobo Doll's experiment Obedience/ Compliance Formation of Stereotypes Minority groups such as Vietnamese and Chinese-Cambodians were targeted Believed all Vietnamese were traitors Easier to blame a group Chinese were stereotyped as traders and moneylenders Pol Pot acted as new authority figure Very few soldiers dared to disobey authoritative orders Millions of others are not disgreeing with Khmer Rouge - people complied to those who followed orders Comparision to Milgrim's study Milgrim's Obedience Experiment "BBC News - Cambodia Profile - Timeline." BBC - Homepage. 27 Sept. 2011. Web. 09 Jan. 2012. <http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-13006828>.

Bergman, Barry. "09.18.2008 - Revisiting the Human-rights Horror in Cambodia."University of California, Berkeley. UCBerkeley. Web. 08 Jan. 2012. <http://berkeley.edu/news/berkeleyan/2008/09/18_cambodia.shtml>.

Brouwer, Andy. "Cambodian Genocide Memorials - We Must Never Forget."Andybrouwer.co.uk - including Cambodia Tales and Steel Pulse On-Line. Andy Brouwer. Web. 10 Jan. 2012. <http://andybrouwer.co.uk/geno.html>.

"Cambodia Tour 15 Days." Vietnam Travel, Vietnam Travel Agency, Tour Packages 24/7 Service. Vietnam Travel. Web. 08 Jan. 2012. <http://www.enjoytravelvietnam.com/Cambodia/Tour/413/Cambodia-Tour-15-day>.

Cavendish, Richard. "Vietnamese Take Phnom Penh | History Today." History Today | The World's Best History Writing. History Today, Jan. 2009. Web. 10 Jan. 2012. <http://www.historytoday.com/richard-cavendish/vietnamese-take-phnom-penh>.

"GENOCIDE - CAMBODIA." Peace Pledge Union. Web. 09 Jan. 2012. <http://www.ppu.org.uk/genocide/g_cambodia.html>.

"Genocide in the 20th Century: Pol Pot in Cambodia 1975-1979." The History Place. The History Place, 1999. Web. 09 Jan. 2012. <http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/genocide/pol-pot.htm>.

"Khmer Rouge Leaders Indicted by Cambodian Genocide Tribunal | World News | The Guardian." Latest News, Sport and Comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. Guardian News and Media, 16 Sept. 2010. Web. 10 Jan. 2012. <http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/sep/16/khmer-rouge-leaders-indicted>.

"Cambodia: POL POT THE INTERVIEW AND CONFESSION (1of2)[KH&EN] - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQMyX80jCF8>.

"Cambodia: POL POT THE INTERVIEW AND CONFESSION (2of2)[KH&EN] - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qhgmfnRJio>.

"Horror of the Cambodian Genocide - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a6KaD7yF0-A>.

"Monica Chum: Cambodian Genocide Survivor - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0e9z06aXBkY>.

"S21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine Part 1 - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXxr7N-eseo>.

"Scream Bloody Murder - Khmer Rouge - Part 2 - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvUqvOh2Sfg>.

"Sokhom Chom: Cambodian Genocide Survivor - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6HH6JPI4Dw>.

1975, April. "Genocide in Cambodia." Holocaust Museum Houston. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://hmh.org/la_genocide_cambodia.shtml>.

"Cambodian Genocide: The Khmer Rouge and Pol Pot's Regime." Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.mtholyoke.edu/~amamendo/KhmerRouge.html>.

"The Khmer Rouge Regime - The Cambodian Red Army." Holiday In Angkor Wat - The Magic of Cambodia. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.holiday-in-angkor-wat.com/khmer-rouge-regime.html>.

"Khmer Rouge Rule of Cambodia." Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khmer_Rouge_rule_of_Cambodia>.

"The Life of Pol Pot 1/5 - YouTube." YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Web. 11 Jan. 2012. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zgkkmOnwoE>.
Full transcript