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|Named Person:||Seyoum A Haregot; Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia; Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia; Haile Selassie, Äthiopien Kaiser|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Seyoum A Haregot
|ISBN:||9781569023624 156902362X 9781569023631 1569023638|
|Description:||xxvi, 356 pages : illustrations map ; 22 cm|
|Contents:||Part 1: "The elect of God" and power-sharing. Governance: bootstraps operation at the executive branch ; Parliament flexes its muscles in an attempt to exercise democracy ; The judiciary: bastion of tradition, failure to establish a meaningful independent judiciary ; Public sector management programme: hope for modernization ; The ling of state and civil society: Human rights and liberty ; The bureaucratic empire. --
Part 2: Ethiopia's foreign policy. Facing problems in the horn of Africa ; Currying favour with the western powers ; New diplomatic overtures ; The Africanisation of Ethiopia's foreign policy ; The policy of non-alignment ; The establishment of the OAU ; Caught between East and West ; Blowing hot and cold with the Sudan ; The uneasy relations with Somalia ; In search of an ally in the horn: Kenya ; Djibouti sandwiched between Ethiopia & Somalia ; Ambivalence in African foreign policy ; The emperor's visit to the people's republic of China. --
Part 3: Socio-economic policy. Laying down the economic infrastructure: The first five year plan ; Implementing the plan. --
Part 4: The end: Aklilu's cabinet resigns & paves the way for the Dergue to take power. Forecasting disaster ; The day of resignation ; Appointment of Endalkachew as the new premier ; Arrest of the Aklilu cabinet members: The first-phase Arrest of the Aklilu cabinet members: The second-phase ; The creeping coup d'etat of the military junta (the Dergue) ; The rise of the Dergue to visible power, the murder of sixty government officials and the end of Kibre Neguest --
Relocation to the cellars of the Menelik's palace --
The Dergue releases detainees and directs me to teach at AAU faculty of law. --
Part 5: Living abroad as an expatriate. Living in Washington, DC ; Working for the United Nations office for project services (UNOPS).
- Haregot, Seyoum A.
- Ethiopia -- Politics and government -- 1889-1974.
- Ethiopia -- Politics and government -- 1974-1991.
- Haile Selassie -- I, -- Emperor of Ethiopia, -- 1892-1975.
- Diplomats -- Ethiopia -- Biography.
- Lawyers -- Ethiopia -- Biography.
- Ethiopia -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
- Political prisoners -- Ethiopia -- Biography.
- Haile Selassie, -- Emperor of Ethiopia, -- 1892-1975.
- Haile Selassie -- I -- Äthiopien, Kaiser, -- 1892-1975.
- Politische Reform.