Could Genocide Have Been Prevented

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Proposal for paper
Could Genocide have been prevented?

-The meaning of Genocide, and the impact it has on a single person and society. -Start out with a few interesting facts about the war in Bosnia -Information on the key players that were involved in the war and genocide -Talk about how the war began/ conflict of interest and religion in area.

-Specifically state to the reader if there was U.N. intervention, could genocide have been avoided? -What were the reasons for lack of intervention?
-Could many lives have been saved if intervention occurred? -Prove to reader that where information is coming from, books, articles, internet, etc. -How paper will prove both sides of ideas, the good and bad reasons of intervention and the good and bad reasons of no intervention.

Back ground
-Go over the war in Bosnia starting in 1991.
-Review of reasons why there was a split between the Serbs, Croats and Muslins. -Review the new physical boundaries of Slovenia and Croatia and what impacted this. -Review in detail the key players that were involved in the split of the nations by religious reasons. This includes Milosevic.

Statement of the problem
-explain specifically about the genocide
-In chronographic order, explain what the U.N. and the major western countries that were part of the U.N. did in response to the genocide -What were the steps that the U.N. took when the genocide first occurred -How the genocide was dealt with when it might have been to late.

Possible steps that could have prevented genocide
-Review my opinion
-Look over scholarly articles, books, etc and determine what respected political scientists would have done -Review steps I may have taken to prevent the tragedy of genocide.

-Restate the thesis and the background.
-Write again about the genocide and how it may have been avoided -Rewrite the steps that could have been done and how it could have prevented the genocide...
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