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The Pitfalls of Liberal Democracy and Late Nationalism in South Africa

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Mueni wa Muiu
    Pages 1-19
  3. Mueni wa Muiu
    Pages 151-177
  4. Mueni wa Muiu
    Pages 179-188
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 189-239

About this book


This book compares African and Afrikaner nationalisms to demonstrate that the transition from apartheid to liberal democracy in South Africa was a neo-colonial settlement that left the economy and the military and security sectors under the control of the white minority, while increasing wide socioeconomic disparities between rich and poor.


Africa democracy economy nationalism transition

About the authors

MUENI WA MUIU is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Winston-Salem State University, USA.

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