Uganda / Myra Immell, book editor ; Frank Chalk, consulting editor.
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|Anderson - Anderson Main Library||967.6104 Uganda (Text)||22960000666866||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780737762587
- Physical Description: 232 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, 2013.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Chapter 1: Historical background on genocide and persecution in Uganda -- Genocide and persecution in Uganda: an overview / A.B. Kasozi -- The expulsion of Uganda's Asian population / The Economist Uganda correspondent -- Idi Amin is a repressive ruler / Henry A. Kissinger -- The government of Idi Amin commits gross human rights violations / Whitney Elsworth -- The terror and killings inflicted by the army / Patrick Moser -- Resettlement in the Luwero Triangle after years of terror / Blaine Harden -- The renewal of human rights abuse in Uganda / Colin Nickerson -- The national resistance movement government's failure to safeguard human rights / Amnesty International -- Terror in the name of the Lord / Bob Drogin -- An attack on homosexuality / Saeed Ahmed -- Chapter 2: Controversies surrounding genocide and persecution in Uganda -- Multiple factors were at the root of the expulsion of Uganda's Asians / Meir Amor -- The British government supported Idi Amin's brutal rule / Mark Curtis -- The West has the power to affect events in Uganda / Richard H. Ullman -- The massacres in Uganda in the 1980s were committed largely by the government and its agencies / Sabiitii Mutengesa -- The unacknowledged truths about persecution and genocide in Museveni's Uganda / Milton Obote -- The causes and consequences of the war in Northern Uganda are many-sided and interconnected / Ogenga Otunnu.
The abuses of the Lord's Resistance Army violate the principles of international humanitarian law / Human Rights Watch -- The international community must act to end the human rights catastrophe in Northern Uganda / Olara A. Otunnu -- The Commission of Inquiry into Violations of Human Rights failed / Joanna R. Quinn -- The International Criminal Court has contributed to prospects for peace in Uganda / Nick Grono and Adam O'Brian -- The International Criminal Court is biased / Tim Allen -- Chapter 3: Personal Narratives -- A Christian Ugandan is persecuted / F.K. Sempangi -- An exile recalls incidents of flight and terror in Idi Amin's Uganda / Arthur Mwenkanya Katabalwa -- Ugandan soldiers plan an escape from Idi Amin's prison / Patrick Kimumwe and Silvesta Mutumba -- A Ugandan woman loses a daughter / Angelina Atyam, as told to Sara Ann Friedman -- A child soldier escapes to Uganda / Faith J.H. McDonnell and Grace Akallo.
Examines the genocide and persecution of Uganda's people, since it became independent in 1962, who have endured serious violations and denial of their fundamental human and civil rights.
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