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Out Out Damn Monkeys

July 2, 2018

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“Historians of genocide often argue that dehumanization is a necessary precondition for culturally and/or state-sanctioned violence… A growing literature demonstrates that individuals tend to associate out-groups and out-group members with nonhuman animals more than they do members of their in-group… More to the point, research by Goff and colleagues supports the hypothesized link between dehumanization […]