4 edition of The theory and practice of African politics found in the catalog.
The theory and practice of African politics
Christian P. Potholm
|Statement||Christian P. Potholm.|
|LC Classifications||JQ1873 1979 .P67|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 307 p. :|
|Number of Pages||307|
|LC Control Number||78008758|
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The Practice of Citizenship is a considerable achievement."—P. Gabrielle Foreman, University of DelawareIn the years between the American Revolution and the U.S. Civil War, as legal and cultural understandings of citizenship became more racially restrictive, black writers articulated an expansive, practice-based theory of citizenship. Using examples and case studies drawn from different parts of tropical Africa, the book investigates both theoretically and in considerable empirical detail a range of key issues and institutions in the government and politics of African states. The book has been revised throughout for the second edition and its scope has been extended to cover.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Potholm, Christian P., Theory and practice of African politics. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, © The range of topics that are covered is extraordinary, and Whelan’s focus on the practice of democracy, as well as the theory, grounds the whole discussion in the real world of politics.
The book will be an indispensable guide to students and scholars alike.'―Andrew Valls, Associate Professor of Political Science, Oregon State University5/5(2). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Potholm, Christian P., Theory and practice of African politics.
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