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Author Scherrer, Christian P.

Title Genocide and crisis in Central Africa : conflict roots, mass violence, and regional war / Christian P. Scherrer ; foreword by Robert Melson
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002


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Description xxx, 410 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Foreword / Robert Melson -- Introduction: From Auschwitz to Central Africa -- Pt. I. Central Africa: History of a Troubled Region -- 1. On the Historical Background to Preannounced Genocide -- 2. Destructive Interaction between Rwanda and Burundi -- Pt. II. The Genocide in Rwanda and Its Consequences -- 3. Preparations for the Genocide, Complicity of Churches and Donors, and the Failure of the United Nations -- 4. Analytical Summary and Regional Chronology 1990-1994 -- 5. The State-Organized Genocide in Rwanda -- 6. Mass Murder, Mass Flight, and the Role of United Nations -- Pt. III. The Impact of Aid -- 7. Donor Complicity and Failures in Rwanda -- 8. New Aid Priorities since the Genocide -- Pt. IV. Crisis in the Central African Great Lakes Region -- 9. Burundi - Rwanda's False Twin -- 10. Regional War in the Congo -- 11. United Nations and the Congo Crisis: Double Standards and Lack of Will -- 12. Background to the Congo Crisis and Regional Chronology 1994-2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [381]-408) and index
Subject Genocide -- Rwanda.
Violence -- Congo (Democratic Republic)
Low-intensity conflicts (Military science) -- Congo (Democratic Republic)
SUBJECT Rwanda -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Burundi -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
LC no. 00064949
ISBN 0275972240 alkaline paper