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The African State

Reconsiderations

by Abdi Ismail Samatar

  • 79 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African studies,
  • Constitution: government & the state,
  • Development economics,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Reference,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Africa,
  • Case studies,
  • Comparative government,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10485684M
    ISBN 100325070989
    ISBN 109780325070988


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