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Western Perceptions of Postcolonial Violence in Africa

  • Anthony Daniels

Abstract

The Western misperceptions of the postcolonial African states and their violent political turmoils following independence are among the more remarkable chapters in the long, yet-to-be-written history of well-meaning and wishful projections on the part of intellectuals fueled by guilt, ignorance and wishful thinking.

Keywords

Political Violence Wishful Thinking Social Obligation Colonial Power Habeas Corpus 
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