The Resource Walk with us and listen : political reconciliation in Africa, Charles Villa-Vicencio ; foreword by Desmond Tutu

Walk with us and listen : political reconciliation in Africa, Charles Villa-Vicencio ; foreword by Desmond Tutu

Label
Walk with us and listen : political reconciliation in Africa
Title
Walk with us and listen
Title remainder
political reconciliation in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Charles Villa-Vicencio ; foreword by Desmond Tutu
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Effective peace agreements are rarely accomplished by idealists. The process of moving from situations of entrenched oppression, armed conflict, open warfare, and mass atrocities toward peace and reconciliation requires a series of small steps and compromises to open the way for the kind of dialogue and negotiation that make political stability, the beginning of democracy, and the rule of law a possibility. For over forty years, Charles Villa-Vicencio has been on the front lines of Africa's battle for racial equality. In Walk with Us and Listen, he argues that reconciliation needs honest talk
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.6/9096
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ5584.A35
LC item number
V55 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Walk with us and listen : political reconciliation in Africa, Charles Villa-Vicencio ; foreword by Desmond Tutu
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Affinities and tensions in debate -- An African journey -- Shared peace -- From encounter to settlement -- National conversation in South Africa -- Ubuntu -- Traditional African reconciliation practices -- Why reconciliation is important -- Seeking consensus
Control code
ocn711003842
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 225 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589018839
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt2pchr3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25359976
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711003842
  • pebcs1589016181

Library Locations

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