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African struggles today : social movements since independence

Author: Peter Dwyer; Leo Zeilig
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Haymarket Books, ©2012.
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This groundbreaking analysis examines the gains, contradictions, and frustrations of twenty-first century prodemocracy struggles across Southern Africa.
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Dwyer, Peter.
African struggles today.
Chicago, Ill. : Haymarket Books, ©2012
(DLC) 2012023890
(OCoLC)669754966
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Dwyer; Leo Zeilig
ISBN: 9781608463084 1608463087
OCLC Number: 817560637
Description: 1 online resource (x, 293 pages)
Contents: Social movements and the working class in Africa --
An epoch of uprisings : social movements in postcolonial Africa, 1945/98 --
Cracks in the monolith : social movements in post-apartheid South Africa --
Social movements after the transition : choiceless democracies? --
Frustrated transitions : social movements, protest, and repression in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe, and Swaziland --
Social forums and the World Social Forum in Africa.
Responsibility: Peter Dwyer and Leo Zeilig.

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This groundbreaking analysis examines the gains, contradictions, and frustrations of twenty-first century prodemocracy struggles across Southern Africa.

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