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Ordinary Choices in Extra-ordinary Times. Resistance to the Genocide in Rwanda in 1994


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Title: Ordinary Choices in Extra-ordinary Times. Resistance to the Genocide in Rwanda in 1994
Authors: Ernest, Mutwarasibo
E-mail: ernest.mutwarasibo@gu.se
ermut2010@yahoo.com
Issue Date: 25-May-2018
University: Göteborgs universitet. Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Social Sciences
Institution: School of Global Studies, Peace and Development Research ; Institutionen för globala studier, freds- och utvecklingsforskning
Date of Defence: 2018-06-15
Disputation: 13:15, Room 326, Annedalsseminariet, Campus Linné Seminariegatan 1A, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Genocide
Resistance
Rwanda
Identity
Discourses
Practices
Abstract: This study explores how and why, in their perspectives, persons identified as Hutu resisted genocide targeting the Tutsi ethnic group in Rwanda in 1994. The violence involved more than one million victims murdered in private places such as houses and gardens as well as public places such as churches, hills, stadiums, schools, hospitals and offices. The pressure on the Hutu population to participate in the violence was strong and anyone who was critical could become a target. In spite of this, ma... more
ISBN: 978-91-7833-013-3 (Print)
978-91-7833-014-0 (PDF)
Description: The study explores how and why, in their perspectives, Rwandans Hutu resisted genocide targeting the Tutsi ethnic group in 1994.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/56172
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
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