By Timothy Stapleton

Based on a chain of distinct case reports, this e-book offers the heritage of genocide in Africa in the particular context of African historical past, analyzing conflicts in international locations resembling Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Namibia, Rwanda, and Sudan.

• presents an exceptional finished historical past of genocide in Africa that might serve scholars of heritage, conflict and society, and genocide in addition to basic readers

• Covers Africa's so much notorious genocides in addition to lesser-known situations of huge scale atrocities

• Addresses occasions which are contested as genocides in Africa in contemporary historical past, together with the Nigerian Civil struggle in addition to occasions in Ethiopia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo

• Examines the old context for every of those occasions to obviously clarify how they occurred

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