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Author Straus, Scott, 1970- author

Title Making and unmaking nations : war, leadership, and genocide in modern Africa / Scott Straus
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2015
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Contents ""MAKING AND UNMAKING NATIONS""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction: The Puzzle of Genocide""; ""Part I: Concepts and Theory""; ""1. The Concept and Logic of Genocide""; ""2. Escalation and Restraint""; ""3. A Theory of Genocide""; ""Part II: Empirics""; ""4. Mass Categorical Violence and Genocide in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1960�2008""; ""5. Retreating from the Brink in C�te d�Ivoire""; ""6. The Politics of Dialogue in Mali""; ""7. Pluralism and Accommodation in Senegal""; ""8. Endangered Arab-Islamic Nationalism in Sudan""; ""9. Fighting for the Hutu Revolution in Rwanda""
""Conclusion: Making Nations and Preventing Their Unmaking""""Appendix""; ""References""; ""Index""
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Subject Genocide -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Nation-building -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Political leadership -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Africa South of the Sahara -- Politics and government -- 1960-
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0801455685 (electronic bk.)
9780801455681 (electronic bk.)