From Protest to Parties: Party-Building and Democratization in Africa

From Protest to Parties: Party-Building and Democratization in Africa

by Adrienne LeBas

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ISBN-13: 9780199673001
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 07/12/2013
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Adrienne LeBas is an Assistant Professor of Government at the School of Public Affairs, American University, Washington, DC. She previously taught at Michigan State University and was a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. Her current work examines popular responses to political violence in Kenya.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
List of Tables and Figures
Acronyms
Part I: Introduction
1. Opposition Parties and Democratization in Africa
2. The Sources of Opposition Party Strength
Part II: Historical Legacies
3. Corporatism in Zimbabwe
4. Labor Control Regimes in Zambia and Kenya
Part III: The Organization of Protest
5. Opposition and Collective Identity in Zimbabwe
6. Weak Ties in Zambia and Kenya
Part IV: The Formation of Parties
7. Polarization and Party-Building in Zimbabwe
8. Fragmented Parties in Zambia and Kenya
Conclusions
Bibliography

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