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African Studies Series #82: The Eritrean Struggle for Independence

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Eritrea, the newest nation-state in Africa, gained independence from the Ethiopian state after a prolonged and bitter conflict. This book is the first comprehensive analysis of the country's political history over the past three decades. It examines the origins of Eritrean nationalism, and charts the development of its various nationalist movements, assessing the programs and capabilities of the parties contending for power. It also analyzes the regional and international context within which the battles for independence were fought.

Synopsis:

This book is a comprehensive analysis of the country??'s political history over the past three decades.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 180-192) and index.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Maps; Introduction; I: 1. The Eritrean question in perspective; 2. Regional hegemony in the post World War II order; 3. Eritrea and the African order; II: 4. The origins of the Eritrean conflict; 5. The federation years, 1952 — 1962; 6. Secular nationalism: the creative radicalism of the ELM; 7. Defiant nationalism: the ELF and the EPLF, 1961 — 1981; 8. The EPLF's quest for legitimacy; 9. Building the Eritrean polity; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521473279
Author:
Iyob, Ruth
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Author:
Brown, Carolyn
Author:
Manning, Patrick
Author:
Clapham, Christopher
Author:
Anderson, David
Author:
Robinson, David
Author:
Gomez, Michael
Location:
Cambridge ;
Subject:
General
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
History
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
Eritrea
Subject:
Africa - Ethiopia
Subject:
Eritrea Politics and government 1962-1993.
Subject:
Eritrea Politics and government 1952-1962.
Subject:
Eritrea Politics and government 1941-1952.
Subject:
Eritrea History Autonomy and independence movements.
Subject:
Eritrea Politics and government 1993-
Subject:
Africa - General
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Africa - East - Ethiopia
Subject:
Eritrea--History--Autonomy and independence m
Subject:
Eritrea History.
Subject:
World History-Africa
Series:
African studies series ;
Series Volume:
5182
Publication Date:
19950531
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
216
Dimensions:
9.28x6.23x.79 in. 1.00 lbs.

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