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Africa between the old and the new

Ebenezer Obadare

Africa between the old and the new

the strange persistence of the postcolonial state

by Ebenezer Obadare

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Published by The Publishing Laboratory in Wilmington (N.C.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa -- History -- 1960-,
  • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEbenezer Obadare.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT30.5 .O2225 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p. ;
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23948497M
    LC Control Number2009437314


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