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Author Timpson, William M., author.

Title Conflict, reconciliation, and peace education : moving Burundi toward a sustainable future / William M. Timpson, Elavie Ndura and Apollinaire Bangayimbaga
Published New York : Routledge, 2015


Description 1 online resource (182 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge research in international and comparative education ; 11
Routledge research in international and comparative education ; 11.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Figures; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Living and Schooling in Burundi: A Hutu Woman's Journey and Hope for Peace; 1 Conflicts, Recovery, and Resilience; 2 Waging War against War; 3 Sustainable Peace and Development; 4 Good Men and Women Will Step Forward; 5 The Skills We Need; 6 Critical and Creative Thinking about Peace; 7 Emotions and Peace; 8 Quick to Forgive and Resolved to Move Forward; 9 Government and the Public Good; 10 Heal the Warriors, Heal the Land, Heal the Nation; 11 Every Class, School, and Campus
12 Understand the Past and How Conflicts Can Be Resolved13 Teach about Sustainable Peace and Development; 14 Conclusion: Framing the Future of Sustainable Peace and Development in Post-Conflict Burundi; References; Index
Summary When the September 11, 2001 attacks in the United States occurred-causing that nation to wage wars of revenge in Afghanistan and Iraq-the people of Burundi were recovering from nearly forty years of violence, genocide and civil wars that had killed nearly one million and produced another million refugees. Here in this small East African nation, one of the four poorest nations on earth, however, was a desire for reconciliation-not revenge-and it still runs deep today. The University of Ngozi in northern Burundi was created in 1999 and is now dedicated to peace, reconciliation and sustainable dev
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Université de Ngozi.
Peace-building -- Study and teaching -- Burundi
Reconciliation -- Study and teaching -- Burundi
Ethnic conflict -- Burundi
HISTORY -- Africa -- Central.
Ethnic conflict
Peace-building -- Study and teaching
Reconciliation -- Study and teaching
Form Electronic book
Author Ndura-Ouédraogo, Elavie, author.
Bangayimbaga, Apollinaire, author.
ISBN 9781134451739