Zanzibar: Background to Revolution

Zanzibar: Background to Revolution

by Michael F. Lofchie


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Zanzibar: Background to Revolution by Michael F. Lofchie

This book gives a detailed analysis of the causes of the revolution of January 1964 in Zanzibar, and provides a study of the process of modernization in a plural society.

Originally published in 1965.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691624273
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 12/08/2015
Series: Princeton Legacy Library Series
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. i
  • Acknowledgments, pg. vii
  • Contents, pg. ix
  • List of Tables and Maps, pg. x
  • Introduction, pg. 1
  • I. The Establishment of the Arab State, pg. 23
  • II. British Colonial Policy in Zanzibar, pg. 52
  • III. Social Structure of Zanzibar, pg. 69
  • IV. Pre-War Politics in Zanzibar, pg. 99
  • V. The Emergence of Arab Nationalism, pg. 127
  • VI. The African Response, pg. 157
  • VII. Party Conflict in the Electoral System, pg. 183
  • VIII. Voting Behavior and Party Organization, pg. 221
  • Conclusion: The African Revolution, pg. 257
  • Appendix, pg. 285
  • Bibliography, pg. 288
  • Index, pg. 303

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