GENOCIDE By N., Sam M.S. - 19 the intentional and systematic annihilation of a racial, ethnic, national or religious group. Declared an international crime by UN Genocide Convention of 1948. see ethnic cleansing. GENOCIDE: "Genocide is mass murder." Related Psychology Terms A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology) SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR MENTAL HEALTH Developing a Case Study Conscience development RACIAL DISCRIMINATION ATTITUDE SCALES LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GENOCIDE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/genocide/ (accessed February 6, 2023).