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The rise of elective dictatorship and the erosion of social capital : peace, development, and democracy in Africa / by Kasahun Woldemariam.

Author/creator Kasahun Woldemariam
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoTrenton NJ : Africa World Press, 2009.
Descriptionxix, 337 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Part 1. Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. Theoretical and methodological underpinnings -- Chapter 3. African development and democracy in a global context -- Chapter 4. Theoretical and analytical perspectives on social capital -- Chapter 5. State sovereignty and legitimacy reconsidered -- Chapter 6. Interpretations of the role of the state and the values of social capital -- Part 3. Chapter 7. The kara paradox in African politics -- Chapter 8. Arrested political development -- Chapter 9. Prisoners of the paradigm --Part 4. Chapter 10. Diminishing latitude of tolerance -- Chapter 11. Reflections and conclusions --Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2008048570
ISBN1592216684 (hardcover)
ISBN9781592216680 (hardcover)
ISBN1592216692 (pbk.)
ISBN9781592216697 (pbk.)

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