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Studies in power and class in Africa

Author: Irving Leonard Markovitz
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These original essays bring the concept of social class to the analysis of contemporary African politics.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Irving Leonard Markovitz
ISBN: 0195041291 9780195041293 0195041305 9780195041309
OCLC Number: 13560333
Description: xv, 400 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Revolution and the struggle for independence : capitalist development, class consciousness, and the state in world perspective. Contradiction, crisis, and class conflict : the state and capitalist development in Ghana prior to 1948 / Beverly Grier --
Anatomy of African class consciousness : agrarian populism in Ghana from 1915 to the 1940s and beyond / Martin Kilson --
Wars of liberation and the international system : Western Sahara--
a case in point / Jeffrey M. Schulman --
The consolidation of power : the fall of monarchy, the rise of absolutism, and the definition of the political arena. Absolutism, Bonapartism, and the formation of ruling classes : Zaire in comparative perspective / Thomas M. Callaghy --
The petite bourgeoisie in the Ethiopian revolution / Robert D. Grey. (cont.) The consolidation of power : schisms, fractions, coalitions, and contradictions in postindependence dominant classes. Class, status, and power in postreunification Cameroon : the rise of an Anglophone bourgeoisie, 1961-1980 / Ndiva Kofele-Kale --
Religion, ideology, and property in northern Zambia / George C. Bond --
The consolidation of power : woman's role in political and economic transformations. Women's politics, the state, and capitalist transformation in Africa / Kathleen Staudt --
Algerian women's access to power : 1962-1985 / Anne Lippert --
The encadrement of the population : the social basis of ideology and planning. From nationalism to Marxism : the ideological history of FRELIMO, 1962-1977 / Sonia Kruks --
Power, class, and traditional knowledge in Sahel food production / Richard W. Franke. (cont.) The encadrement of the population : the bureaucratic development and restructuring of labor and business in South Africa. Transnational corporations and the national bourgeoisie : regional expansion and party realignment in South Africa / Ronald T. Libby --
Managing class structures in South Africa : Bantustans and the underbelly of privilege / Stanley B. Greenberg, Hermann Giliomee.
Responsibility: edited by Irving Leonard Markovitz.
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