1st Edition

Continuity And Political Change In An Oppressive State

ISBN 9780367213893
Published June 17, 2019 by Routledge
216 Pages

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Book Description

This book describes the historical setting of Zaire and focuses on economic and political developments during the Mobutu era. It examines the corrupt and closed political system, with its roots in the colonial state and precolonial political patterns.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. The Historical Setting 3. The Zairian Polity 4. Society and Culture 5. Economics, Politics, and Interdependence 6. Zaire in the International Arena 7. Plus Ca Change ... Zaire and the Future

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