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Kenya : the quest for prosperity

Author: Norman N Miller; Rodger Yeager
Publisher: New York, NY : Routledge, 2018.
Series: Westview profiles., Nations of contemporary Africa.; Profiles., Nations of contemporary Africa.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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First Published in 2018. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor and Francis, an Informa company.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Miller, Norman.
Kenya : The Quest for Prosperity, Second Edition.
Boulder : Routledge, ©2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Norman N Miller; Rodger Yeager
ISBN: 9780429493560 0429493568 9780429973192 0429973195
OCLC Number: 1028731625
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Tables and Illustrations; Preface; Introduction; 1 The Colonial Legacy; Beginnings; The European Penetration, 1880-1915; World War I in Eastern Africa; The Interwar Years; World War II and the Mau Mau Period; The Transition to Independence; Conclusions: Reflections on an Age; 2 Independence: The Kenyatta Era; The Transition Years, 1963-1968; The Middle Years, 1969-1974; The Later Years: A Turbulent Monarchy; Conclusions: The Kenyatta Era in Perspective; 3 Ecology and Society in Modern Kenya. Demographic and Environmental DilemmasIssues of Ethnicity, Class, and Gender; Issues of Social Infrastructure and Value Change; Conclusions: The Significance of Land; 4 Modern Politics: The Moi Era; The First Five Years, 1978-1982; Years of Turbulence, 1983-1987; Repression and Renewal, 1988-1992; The Political Stakes in Modern Kenya; Conclusions: Stability and Reform; 5 Modern Economic Realities; The Political Economy of Growth and Recession; Sectoral Performance in the 1980s and Early 1990s; Macroeconomic Perspectives on Multinationalism; Conclusions: The Consequences of Kenyan Capitalism. 6 The International DimensionAfrican Relations; Relations Outside Africa; Relations with International Organizations; The Politics of Foreign Aid; Conclusions: Kenya and the World; 7 Kenya at the Crossroads of Development; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Acronyms; About the Book and Authors; Index.
Series Title: Westview profiles., Nations of contemporary Africa.; Profiles., Nations of contemporary Africa.
Responsibility: Norman Miller and Rodger Yeager.

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Kenya today is strategically one of Africa's most important, yet controversial countries. This second edition of a national profile addresses issues facing Kenya in the 1990s, as well as tracing the  Read more...

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