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States and Power in Africa:
Comparative Lessons in Authority and Control (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics)

by Jeffrey Herbst

ISBN 0691010285 / 9780691010281 / 0-691-01028-5
Publisher Princeton University Press
Language English
Edition Softcover
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States and Power in Africa Theories of international relations have failed to explain the creation of states in Africa. This work places the African state-building process in a comparative perspective, examining the problem of state consolidation from the precolonial period, through the interlude of European colonialism, to the modern era of independent states. Full description [via]