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New resource on Gacaca courts
Submitted by Tiago Peixoto on Tue, 01/24/2012 - 08:00
Here's a reference which sheds a somehow different light on the Gacaca courts case:
Chakravarti, S. (2012). Gacaca: A Flawed Project and the Hope for Transitional Justice.
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