Civil Wars in Africa (Hardcover)

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Civil Wars in Africa By Kelechi A. Kalu (Editor), Jr. Kieh, George Klay (Editor), Kelechi A. Kalu (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Kelechi A. Kalu (Editor), Jr. Kieh, George Klay (Editor), Kelechi A. Kalu (Contribution by)
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This book argues that civil wars in Africa stem from the contradictions and crises that have been generated by the post-colonial state as the result of the adverse effects of colonialism and the failure of successive generations of African leaders to lead the process of changing the state's nature, character, and mission.

About the Author

Kelechi A. Kalu is professor of political science at the University of California, Riverside. George Klay Kieh, Jr. is dean of the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs and professor of political science at Texas Southern University, and professor of international relations at the African Methodist Episcopal University.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781793649331
ISBN-10: 1793649332
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication Date: May 5th, 2022
Pages: 358
Language: English