Nigeria in Search of a Stable Civil-Military System: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Nigeria in Search of a Stable Civil-Military System

1st Edition

By J. ’Bayo Adekson

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176 pages

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Description

This book is a critical study of the evolution and conduct of military government as well as civil-military relations in Nigeria since 1970, examining the essentially military clauses of both the draft and final Constitution drawn up for post-1979 Nigeria.

Table of Contents

Preface -- The five ‘D’s of contemporary Nigerian civil-military thought -- Military clauses of the new Nigerian constitution -- Nigerian military and social expenditures 1970–80 -- On measuring the optimum military size -- Civilian restoration and political stability

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL053000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / African
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies