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Title:
States and power in Africa : comparative lessons in authority and control
Author:
Herbst, Jeffrey Ira.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
x, 280 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The challenge of state-building in Africa -- Power and space in precolonial Africa -- The Europeans and the African problem -- The political kingdom in independent Africa -- National design and the broadcasting of power -- Chiefs, states, and the land -- The coin and the African realm -- The politics of migration and citizenship -- The past and the future of state power in Africa.
ISBN:
9780691010274

9780691010281
Format :
Book