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Democracy and prebendalism in Nigeria : critical interpretations

Author: Wale Adebanwi; Ebenezer Obadare; Larry Jay Diamond
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Richard Joseph's seminal 1987 book Democracy and Prebendal Politics in Nigeria represented a watershed moment in the understanding of the political dynamics of Nigeria. This groundbreaking collection  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wale Adebanwi; Ebenezer Obadare; Larry Jay Diamond
ISBN: 9781137280763 113728076X
OCLC Number: 793573034
Description: xvi, 300 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / Larry Diamond --
Introduction: democracy and prebendalism: emphases, provocations, and elongations / Ebenezer Obadare and Wale Adebanwi --
Part I. Governance and the political economy of prebendalism --
The roots of neopatrimonialism: opposition politics and popular consent in southwest Nigeria / Leena Hoffmann and Insa Nolte --
Prebendalism and the people: the price of petrol at the pump / Jane Guyer and LaRay Denzer --
Prebendal politics and federal governance in Nigeria / Rotimi Suberu --
Elite competition, institutional change and political responsibility / E. Remi Aiyede --
Beyond prebendal politics: class and political struggles in post-colonial Nigeria / 'Kunle Amuwo --
Positions of security and the security of position: bureaucratic prebendalism inside the state / Olly Owen --
Part II. Prebendalism and identity politics --
Hausa traditional political culture, Islam and democracy: historical perspectives on three political traditions / Muhammad S. Umar --
Mediating justice: youths, media and 'affective justice' in the politics of northern Nigeria / Conerly Casey --
Decolonization, ethno-regionalism, and the origins of federalism in Nigeria / Olufemi Vaughan --
Radical insecurity and rugged lives: the politics of youth in Nigeria / David Pratten --
Part III. Reconsiderations --
Epilogue / Richard Joseph.
Responsibility: edited by Wale Adebanwi and Ebenezer Obadare ; with foreword by Larry Diamond.

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