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African Independence: How Africa Shapes the World



African Independence highlights the important role Africa has played in recent history and the significant role it will continue to play in the future of America and the globe. In a world where much of the power and wealth remains concentrated in the hands of a very few people, this book looks at how the history of African independence has touched all people—from refugees to heads of state.

Author Tukufu Zuberi weaves exclusive interview excerpts and stories from many Africans he has met…


African Independence

Pub Date : 2015-08-01 | Author : Tukufu Zuberi | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

ISBN 10 : 9781442216433
ISBN 13 : 1442216433

African Independence highlights the important role Africa has played in recent history and the significant role it will continue to play in the future of America and the globe. In ..


Warlord Politics And African States

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : William Reno | Publisher : Lynne Rienner Publishers

ISBN 10 : 1555878830
ISBN 13 : 9781555878832

Focusing on the examples of Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Zaire, this text demonstrates how African rulers hold on to power while severed from foreign aid and subjected to col..


Africa Since Independence

Pub Date : 2012-06-13 | Author : Paul Nugent | Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN 10 : 9780230393561
ISBN 13 : 023039356X

A genuinely comparative study of the different trajectories and experiences of independent African states. This expanded, revised and updated new edition of an established text now..


States And Power In Africa

Pub Date : 2014-12-21 | Author : Jeffrey Herbst | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400852321
ISBN 13 : 1400852323

Theories of international relations, assumed to be universally applicable, have failed to explain the creation of states in Africa. There, the interaction of power and space is dra..


Africa

Pub Date : 2008-12-16 | Author : Richard Dowden | Publisher : PublicAffairs

ISBN 10 : 9780786741427
ISBN 13 : 0786741422

After a lifetime's close observation of the continent, one of the world's finest Africa correspondents has penned a landmark book on life and death in modern Africa. It takes a gui..


African Soccerscapes

Pub Date : 2010-02-14 | Author : Peter Alegi | Publisher : Ohio University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780896804722
ISBN 13 : 0896804720

From Accra and Algiers to Zanzibar and Zululand, Africans have wrested control of soccer from the hands of Europeans, and through the rise of different playing styles, the rituals ..


Democratization In Africa

Pub Date : 1992-01-01 | Author : Sahr John Kpundeh | Publisher : National Academies

ISBN 10 : NAP:02714
ISBN 13 :

The global movement toward democracy, spurred in part by the ending of the cold war, has created opportunities for democratization not only in Europe and the former Soviet Union, b..


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