作者 Sinalo, Caroline (Caroline Williamson), author
書名 Rwanda after genocide : gender, identity and posttraumatic growth / Caroline Williamson Sinalo
出版項 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018
國際標準書號 9781108426138 (Hardback)
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 人文社會聯圖  DT450.435 .S556 2018    在架上    30650020083685
說明 xvi, 227 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 "Before the arrival of Europeans, conflict rarely took place between the Tutsi and Hutu in Rwanda. Wars generally pitted the Banyarwanda as a group against outsiders and, with the same language, religion and cultural practices, the terms Hutu and Tutsi did not refer to distinct ethnic groups, as such, but to political status and occupation. The racialisation of these groups came with the arrival of the German and later Belgian colonists who believed the Tutsi to be racially superior to the Hutu. Such divisions were further reinforced by the colonial policy of introducing identity cards in the 1930s which explicitly stated the individual's ethnic group. Alongside these reforms, the Belgians established Tutsi supremacy by reserving educational opportunities for Tutsi and replacing all Hutu in power with pro-European Tutsi chiefs"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-218) and index
Defying silence, defying theory -- Postcolonial posttraumatic growth in Rwandan men -- Rwanda's women and posttraumatic individualism -- Communal men and agentic women: posttraumatic growth at the collective level -- What is really unspeakable? gender and posttraumatic growth at the international level
主題 Genocide survivors -- Rwanda
Genocide -- Social aspects -- Rwanda
Posttraumatic growth -- Rwanda
Rwanda -- History -- Civil War, 1994 -- Atrocities