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Changing Uganda : the dilemmas of structural adjustment & revolutionary change

Author: Holger Bernt Hansen; Michael Twaddle; Forskningsrådet for udviklingsforskning (Denmark)
Publisher: London : J. Currey ; Kampala : Fountain Press ; Athens : Ohio University Press ; Nairobi : Heinemann Kenya, 1991.
Series: Eastern African studies (London, England)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the dilemmas of introducing revolutionary changes in an African country deeply affected by structural adjustment.

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Genre/Form: Kongress
Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Changing Uganda.
London : J. Currey ; Kampala : Fountain Press ; Athens : Ohio University Press ; Nairobi : Heinemann Kenya, 1991
(DLC) 91025720
(OCoLC)24174605
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Holger Bernt Hansen; Michael Twaddle; Forskningsrådet for udviklingsforskning (Denmark)
ISBN: 0585066809 9780585066806
OCLC Number: 1103216356
Notes: Based on a conference sponsored by the Danish Research Council for Development Research, and others.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 403 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Part one : Structural adjustment on trial --
Structural adjustment in Uganda : the initial experience / K. Sarwar Lateef --
Economic adjustment programmes in Uganda, 1985-8 / E.O. Ochieng --
IMF conditionality and structural adjustment under the National Resistance Movement / Joshua B. Mugyenyi --
Part two : How people cope --
The agrarian context of the Ugandan crisis / Vali Jamal --
Women, children and a 'living wage' / Christine Obbo --
Part three : The health of Ugandans : the social sector under pressure --
Living on the edge : changing social structures in the context of AIDS / George C. Bond & Joan Vincent --
Medicines and self-help : the privatization of health care in eastern Uganda / Susan Reynolds Whyte --
The quest for therapy in Moyo district / Tim Allen --
Part four : Prophetic resistance, external challenges, and human rights issues --
Is Alice Lakwena a witch? The Holy Sprit Movement and its fight against evil in the north / Heike Behrend --
Uganda and southern Sudan 1986-9 : new regimes and peripheral politics / Peter Woodward --
Kenya's relations with Museveni's Uganda / David Throup --
Human rights issues in Museveni's Uganda / M. Louise Pirouet --
Part five : The constitutional bases of revolutionary change --
Legal adjustment to revolutionary change / Sam K. Njuba --
The rule of law and human rights in Uganda : the missing link / E. Khiddu-Makubuya --
Towards constitutional renovation : some political considerations / A.G.G. Gingyera-Pinyewa --
Part six : rebuilding political institutions --
Institution-building : the case of the NRM and the military 1986-9 / Dan Mudoola --
The Ugandan elections of 1989 : power, populism and democratization / Nelson Kasfir --
Resistance councils and committees : a case study from Makerere / Apolo R. Nsibambi --
Rebuilding survival structures for the poor : organizational options for reconstruction in the 1990s E.A. Brett --
Part seven : problems of landholding --
Institutional dimensions of land tenure reform / W. Kisamba-Mugerwa --
Part eight : Revolution in education? Tackling the diploma disease --
Educational reform during socio-economic crisis / W. Senteza Kajubi --
Part nine : getting Ugandans to speak a common language --
Recent developments in the language situation and prospects for the future / Ruth G. Mukama --
Part ten : problems of gender and inculturation within a wider context --
Privatization versus the market : cultural contradictions in structural adjustment / Ali A. Mazrui.
Series Title: Eastern African studies (London, England)
Responsibility: edited by Holger Bernt Hansen & Michael Twaddle.

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