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When victims become killers : colonialism, nativism, and the genocide in Rwanda

Author: Mahmood Mamdani
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : PortugueseView all editions and formats
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Broadens understandings of citizenship and political identity in postcolonial Africa. This book provides a foundation for future studies of the Rwandan massacre. It also provides answers that point a  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mahmood Mamdani
ISBN: 0691102805 9780691102801
OCLC Number: 685255168
Notes: Trata também da origem e do conflito étnico entre os povos Tutsi e Hutus em Ruanda.
Description: 364 p. : il. mapa.
Contents: List of Abbreviations ix Preface and Acknowledgments xi Introduction: Thinking about Genocide 3 1. Defining the Crisis of Postcolonial Citizenship: Settler and Native as Political Identities 19 2. The Origins of Hutu and Tutsi 41 3. The Racialization of the Hutu/Tutsi Difference under Colonialism 76 4. The "Social Revolution" of 1959 103 5. The Second Republic: Redefining Tutsi from Race to Ethnicity 132 6. The Politics of Indigeneity in Uganda: Background to the RPF Invasion 159 7. The Civil War and the Genocide 185 8. Tutsi Power in Rwanda and the Citizenship Crisis in Eastern Congo 234 Conclusion: Political Reform after Genocide 264 Notes 283 Bibliography 343 Index 357
Responsibility: Mahmood Mamdani.

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"The strengths of the book are clear and admirable. First, it provides what might be called an intellectual history of the Hutu-Tutsi division that is invaluable... Anyone from now on who writes on Read more...

 
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