Politics and Society in Contemporary Africa

  • Authors
  • Naomi Chazan
  • Peter Lewis
  • Robert Mortimer
  • Donald Rothchild
  • Stephen John Stedman
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 1-3
  3. The Diversity of African Politics: Trends and Approaches

    1. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 5-34
  4. The Structures of Politics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-35
    2. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 37-74
    3. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 75-106
    4. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 107-133
  5. Political Process and Political Change

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 137-158
    3. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 159-195
    4. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 197-219
    5. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 221-235
  6. Political Economy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 237-237
    2. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 239-303
    3. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 305-357
  7. International Relations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 359-359
    2. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 361-419
    3. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 421-462
  8. Political Futures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 463-463
    2. Naomi Chazan, Peter Lewis, Robert Mortimer, Donald Rothchild, Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 465-490

About this book

Introduction

The new edition of this popular and widely-used text includes entirely new chapters on political economy and South Africa and has been thoroughly revised throughout to reflect the major changes in Africa and in the wider world since the end of the Cold War. Broadly encompassing, challenging and timely, the book is a major contribution to our understanding of the multiple forces at work on the continent.

Keywords

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