Paper $26.95 ISBN: 9781848131804 Published December 2008 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $72.95 ISBN: 9781848131798 Published December 2008 For sale in North and South America only

Life after Violence

A People's Story of Burundi

Peter Uvin

Life after Violence

Peter Uvin

Distributed for Zed Books

224 pages | 5.0625 x 7.8125
Paper $26.95 ISBN: 9781848131804 Published December 2008 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $72.95 ISBN: 9781848131798 Published December 2008 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Foreword
Introduction
Part I - Background
1. A Brief Political History of Burundi
2. Methodology & Location
Part II - The View from Below
3. Peace and War as Read in Burundi
4. 'If I Were in Charge Here': Burundians on Respect, Corruption and the State
5. Hard Work and Prostitution: The Capitalist Ethos in Crisis
6. 'I Want to Marry a Dynamic Girl': Changing Gender Expectations in Burundi
7. Justice, Silence and Social Capital
8. Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index
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