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Africa's big men : predatory state-society relations in Africa / edited by Kenneth Kalu, Olajumoke Yacob-Haliso and Toyin Falola.

Publication:
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
Series:
Global Africa ; 7.
Global Africa ; 7
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 365 pages ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-.
Dictatorship -- Africa.
Political culture -- Africa.
Africa -- Social conditions -- 1960-.
Dictatorship.
Political culture.
Politics and government.
Social conditions.
Africa.
Contents:
Introduction / Kenneth Kalu, Olajumoke Yacob-Haliso and Toyin Falola
The postcolonial African state and its citizens / Kenneth Kalu
Africas "big men" and the African state / Kenneth Kalu
Women, inclusive citizenship and the African state / Cheryl O'Brien and Adryan Wallace
Women's political empowerment and the politics of citizenship in Nigeria and Tanzania / Olajide A. Akanji
Digital citizenship in Africa's fractured social order / Emmanuel Chijioke Ogbonna
Civil society and the African state / Alex Ng'oma
Youth and big men politics / Ngozi Nwogwugwu
Culture and religion in Africa: social transformation and tools for exploitation / Susan Mbula Kilonzo
Pastocracy: performing pentecostal politics in Africa / Abimbola Adunni Adelakun
Ethnic identity politics and the sustenance of Africa's predatory state / Gashawbeza W. Bekele and Adebayo Oyebade
Accountability theory and democracy in Nigeria / Olajumoke Yacob-Haliso and Adigun Agbaje
State-society relations and nature of economic growth in Africa / Samuel Zalanga
The social impact of Africa's predatory state-society relations / Samuel O. Oloruntoba
Africa's "big men" in the continent's democratic experiments / Ernest Toochi Aniche.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Kalu, Kenneth, editor.
Yacob-Haliso, Olajumoke, editor.
Falola, Toyin, editor.
ISBN:
9781138559332
1138559334
9781138559349
1138559342
9780203712870
0203712870
OCLC:
1005742224
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