From hope to horror : diplomacy and the making of the Rwanda genocide / Joyce E. Leader ; foreword by Pauline H. Baker.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy series: Publisher: [Lincoln, Nebraska] : Potomac Books, an imprint University of Nebraska Press, Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 383 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781640123236; 1640123237; 9781640123243; 1640123245; 9781640123250; 1640123253.Subject(s): Civil War (Rwanda : 1994) | Democracy -- Rwanda -- History -- 20th century | Genocide -- Rwanda -- History -- 20th century | Rwanda -- History -- Civil War, 1994 -- Causes | Rwanda -- History -- Civil War, 1994 -- Diplomatic history | Rwanda -- Politics and government -- 1962-1994 | Rwanda -- Ethnic relations -- History | HISTORY / Africa / East | Democracy | Diplomatic history | Ethnic relations | Genocide | Politics and government | War -- Causes | Rwanda | 1900-1999Genre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books. | History.Additional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 967.571042 LOC classification: DT450.435 | .L43 2020Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Part 1. Rwanda's Struggle for Democracy and Peace, 1991-1994 -- Political Liberalization Takes Off -- War Intrudes -- Rights Abuses and Violence Sow Fear -- Opposition Parties Join a Coalition Government -- Peace Talks Begin and Cease-Fire Takes Hold -- Democratization Flounders -- Turning Point: Adversaries in Kigali and Arusha Tackle Power Sharing -- Violence Stalks Democratization and Prospects for Peace -- The January from Hell: Diplomacy at a Crossroads -- Diplomats Undertake a Fact-Finding Mission -- War Resumes -- A Second Chance for Peace -- Assignment-Arusha Observer: The Setting -- Assignment-Arusha Observer: The Negotiations -- The Denouement: Arusha Peace Accords Signed -- Preparing to Implement the Arusha Accords -- Violence Plagues Implementation -- Implementation Stalls -- The Exodus -- Return to Rwanda -- Part 2. Why Diplomacy Failed to Prevent Mass Atrocities and Genocide -- Diplomatic Challenges We Failed to Anticipate -- Making Conflict Prevention a Foreign Policy and Diplomatic Priority -- Fixes for the Future from Failures of the Past -- Conclusion: Changing the Paradigm
"Former ambassador Joyce Leader was DCM in Kigali from 1991 until the genocide erupted in 1994 and is a recognized authority on the failed diplomatic efforts to avert the tragedy"-- Provided by publisher.
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