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The Resource Aiding Violence : the Development Enterprise in Rwanda

Aiding Violence : the Development Enterprise in Rwanda

Label
Aiding Violence : the Development Enterprise in Rwanda
Title
Aiding Violence
Title remainder
the Development Enterprise in Rwanda
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
*Winner of the African Studies Association's 1999 Herskovits Award *A boldly critical look at structural violence relating to the 1994 Rwanda genocide Aiding Violence expresses outrage at the contradiction of massive genocide in a country considered by Western aid agencies to be a model of development. Focusing on the 1990s dynamics of militarization and polarization that resulted in genocide, Uvin reveals how aid enterprises reacted, or failed to react, to those dynamics. By outlining the profound structural basis on which the genocidal edifice was built, the book exposes practices of ine
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Uvin, Peter
Dewey number
967.57104
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT450.435
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genocide
  • Rwanda
  • Economic assistance
  • Rwanda
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Economic assistance
  • Economic history
  • Ethnic relations
  • Genocide
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Rwanda
Label
Aiding Violence : the Development Enterprise in Rwanda
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CONTENTS -- ILLUSTRATIONS -- PREFACE -- INTRODUCTION -- PART I BACKGROUND -- 1 RWANDA BEFORE INDEPENDENCE: A CONTESTED HISTORY -- 2 AFTER INDEPENDENCE: STRATEGIES FOR ELITE CONSOLIDATION -- 3 THE IMAGE OF RWANDA IN THE DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY -- PART II CRISIS, ELITE MANIPULATION, AND VIOLENCE IN THE 1990s -- 4 POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC CRISES AND THE RADICALIZATION OF SOCIETY -- 5 UNDER THE VOLCANO: THE DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY I N THE 1990s -- PART III THE CONDITION OF STRUCTURAL VIOLENCE -- 6 FROM STRUCTURAL TO ACUTE VIOLENCE -- 7 AID AND STRUCTURAL VIOLENCE
  • Part iv two issues : the role of civil society and ecological resource scarcity8 and where was civil society? -- 9 the role of ecological resource scarcity -- part v conclusions -- 10 why did people participate in genocide? a theoretically informed synthesis -- 11 development a i d : conclusions and paths for reflection -- bibliography -- index -- about the author
Control code
476091554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781565492516
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476091554
Label
Aiding Violence : the Development Enterprise in Rwanda
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CONTENTS -- ILLUSTRATIONS -- PREFACE -- INTRODUCTION -- PART I BACKGROUND -- 1 RWANDA BEFORE INDEPENDENCE: A CONTESTED HISTORY -- 2 AFTER INDEPENDENCE: STRATEGIES FOR ELITE CONSOLIDATION -- 3 THE IMAGE OF RWANDA IN THE DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY -- PART II CRISIS, ELITE MANIPULATION, AND VIOLENCE IN THE 1990s -- 4 POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC CRISES AND THE RADICALIZATION OF SOCIETY -- 5 UNDER THE VOLCANO: THE DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY I N THE 1990s -- PART III THE CONDITION OF STRUCTURAL VIOLENCE -- 6 FROM STRUCTURAL TO ACUTE VIOLENCE -- 7 AID AND STRUCTURAL VIOLENCE
  • Part iv two issues : the role of civil society and ecological resource scarcity8 and where was civil society? -- 9 the role of ecological resource scarcity -- part v conclusions -- 10 why did people participate in genocide? a theoretically informed synthesis -- 11 development a i d : conclusions and paths for reflection -- bibliography -- index -- about the author
Control code
476091554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781565492516
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476091554

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