Violence, Politics and Conflict Management in Africa Envisioning Transformation, Peace and Unity in the Twenty-First Century /

This volume critically interrogates, from different angles and dimensions, the resilience of conflict and violence into 21st century Africa. The demise of European colonial administration in Africa in the 1960s wielded fervent hope for enduring peace for the people of Africa. Regrettably, conflict a...

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Other Authors: Marongwe, Ngonidzashe (Editor), Mawere, Munyaradzi (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Baltimore, Maryland : Project Muse, 2016
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Beyond the politics of power and violence / Munyaradzi Mawere
  • Double-trouble : reflections on the violence of absence and the 'culpability' of the present in Africa / Artwell Nhemachena
  • War without end? terrorism, policy and conflict management in Africa / Thomas Fox
  • Violence, identity and politics of belonging : the April 2015 Afrophobic attacks in South Africa and the emergence of some discourses / Ngonidzashe Marongwe & Munyaradzi Mawere
  • Violence, power, politics and (anti-)development in Africa / Nkwazi Nkuzi Mhango
  • Managing politics of knowledge production in africa : exploiting indigenous knowledge systems for increasing synergy between community development and education sectors / Costain Tandi; Mawere Munyaradzi; and Tapuwa R. Mubaya
  • Recognition politics and violence in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria / Ehlabhi Odion Simon
  • Envisaged trends in post-2016 African development agenda and their impact on world economic system / Takavafira Masarira Zhou
  • African indigenous knowledge as panacea for conflict management and transformation in Africa : the Cae of If{acute}a in Nigeria / {grave}Ok{acute}ew{acute}and{acute}e Ol{acute}uw{dotb}ol{acute}e T{acute}{dotb}ew{acute}{dotb}ogboy{grave}e
  • Jerusalem Council (Acts 15:1-35) as a model for conflict resolution : the case of the global political agreement in Zimbabwe / Tobias Marevesa
  • Ubuntu/Unhu as communal love : critical reflections on the sociology of ubuntu and communal life in sub-Saharan Africa / Munyaradzi Mawere & Gertjan van Stam
  • Instrumentalisation of traditional institutions in xenophobic violence against Zimbabweans in Botswana during the new millennium / Fidelis Peter Thomas Duri
  • Problematising victimhood and agency : women and terrorism in 21st century Africa / Sibangeni Ngono and Fidelis Peter Thomas Duri
  • The order of things : changing identities in Eritrea through ICTs / Mirjam van Reisen and Zecarias Gerrima.