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The Black Man's Burden: Africa and the Curse of the Nation-State

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Publisher Comments:

An absorbing, highly acclaimed examination of Africa's transition from colonialism to revolution to the social turmoil of today.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-342) and index.

Table of Contents

Africa without history — The road not taken — Shadows of neglected ancestors — Tribalism and the new nationalism — The rise of the nation-state — The challenge of nationalism — The Black man's burden — Pirates in power — The European parallel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812922103
Subtitle:
Africa and the Curse of the Nation-State
Author:
Davidson, Basil
Publisher:
Three Rivers Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
Logic
Subject:
Practical Politics
Subject:
Ethnic relations
Subject:
National state
Subject:
Africa - General
Subject:
Political Process - General
Subject:
Estado nacional
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
pt. 9.
Publication Date:
19930427
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8.27x5.51x.97 in. .92 lbs.

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