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U.S. Policy In Postcolonial Africa

Four Case Studies in Conflict Resolution

by Festus Ugboaja Ohaegbulam

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • International Relations - Diplomacy,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Africa,
  • Case studies,
  • Conflict management,
  • Foreign relations,
  • United States,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11397579M
    ISBN 100820470910
    ISBN 109780820470917

      In this book, Opalo examines the colonial origins of African legislatures, as well as how postcolonial intra-elite politics structured the processes of adapting inherited colonial legislatures to local political contexts and therefore continued legislative : Ken Ochieng' Opalo. Yazan Kamalulddin: postcolonial studies, North Africa, migration, identity My project is still in its early phases, but I am currently focusing on questions of migration, identity and belonging, especially in the context of French secularity (Laïcité) in relation to North Africa.

    African literature is literature of or from Africa and includes oral literature (or "orature", in the term coined by Ugandan scholar Pio Zirimu).. As George Joseph notes in his chapter on African literature in Understanding Contemporary Africa, whereas European views of literature often stressed a separation of art and content, African awareness is inclusive. 1. Bible—Postcolonial criticism—Africa. 2. Postcolonial theology—Africa. 3. Th eology—Africa. I. Dube Shomanah, Musa W., – II. Mbuvi, Andrew Mutua. III. Mbuwayesango, Dora R. BSP68 —dc23 Printed on acid-free, recycled paper conforming to ANSI/NISO Z (R) and ISO standards for.

    Alice Ruhweza on The Future of the Food System in Africa. Elizabeth Economy on The Future of U.S.-China Relations. Ibram X. Kendi on The Future of Racism. Peter Maurer on The Future of Humanitarianism. Jessica Stern on The Future of Extremism. Angus Deaton on The Future of Despair. Danielle Citron on The Future of Cyber Civil Rights. weak: Africa) resulting from colonialism, the social, cultural and political lives of the people and societies in Africa were greatly interrupted and transformed by the policies applied by the colonial masters during the colonial period. An instrument of this transformation on the social and cultural.


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