Book 1992

Politics and Society in Contemporary Africa

ISBN: 978-0-333-57814-8 (Print) 978-1-349-12976-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-3

      Introduction

  3. The Diversity of African Politics: Trends and Approaches

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      Pages 5-33

      The Diversity of African Politics: Trends and Approaches

  4. The Structures of Politics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Pages 37-72

      State Institutions and the Organization of the Public Arena

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      Pages 73-103

      Social Groupings

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      Pages 105-130

      Ethnicity, Class, and the State

  5. Political Process and Political Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131

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      Pages 133-152

      Regimes in Independent Africa

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      Pages 153-187

      High Politics: The Procedures and Practices of Government

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      Pages 189-210

      Deep Politics: Political Response, Protest, and Conflict

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      Pages 211-224

      Political Transitions and Patterns of Change

  6. Political Economy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 225-225

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      Pages 227-273

      Political Economy: Policy Choices in a Constraining Environment

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      Chapter

      Pages 275-319

      Africa and the World Economy

  7. International Relations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 321-321

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      Pages 323-375

      Inter-African Relations

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      Chapter

      Pages 377-416

      Africa in World Politics

  8. Political Futures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 417-417

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      Chapter

      Pages 419-441

      South Africa: Race and Politics

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      Pages 443-450

      Africa Toward the Year 2000

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 451-483