African Politics: Critical and Primary Sources

African Politics: Critical and Primary Sources

by Kevin Dunn (Editor)

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ISBN-13: 9781628927306
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 03/10/2016
Series: Critical and Primary Sources
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 4.40(d)

About the Author


Kevin Dunn is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY. He is author of several books, including Imagining the Congo (2003), The Politics of Origin in Africa (2013) and Inside African Politics (2013).

Table of Contents

Volume I
1) THE PRE-COLONIAL AND COLONIAL LEGACIES
a. Pre-colonial politics and their legacies b. Colonialism and its implications
2) IDENTITY AND POLITICS
a. Ethnicity b. Social Class c. Gender d. Religion e. Nationalism f. Pan-Africanism

Volume 2
1) THE PRACTICE OF POWER IN THE POST-COLONIAL STATE
a. The Post-Colonial State b. Patronage, Clientalism and Neopatrimonialism c. Civil Society d. Political Regimes: Authoritarianism to Democracy

Volume 3
1) THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF STAGNATION AND DEVELOPMENT
a. Historical factors b. Structural factors c. Societal factors d. Adjustment and Aid e. Renaissance and Renewal?

Volume 4
1. CONFLICT AND SECURITY
a. Causal Arguments/Theories of War b. Peace and Conflict-Resolution
2. AFRICAN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
a. Intra-African Relations b. b. Africa within the world

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