The African One-Party State

  • Klaus Ziemer
Part of the St Antony’s/Macmillan Series book series


The political paths followed since Independence by the twenty black African countries formerly colonised by France have been very different. Nevertheless, the one-party state was, until the end of the 1980s, a model and point of reference. This chapter sets out to analyse its performance and the way it has changed.


Political Parti Single Party Parallel Organisation Legislative Election Youth Movement 
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