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The Postcolonial State in Africa: Fifty Years of Independence, 1960-2010

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In The Postcolonial State in Africa, Crawford Young offers an informed and authoritative comparative overview of fifty years of African independence, drawing on his decades of research and first-hand experience on the African continent.
Young identifies three cycles of hope and disappointment common to many of the African states (including those in North Africa) over the l
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Paperback, 488 pages
Published November 20th 2012 by University of Wisconsin Press (first published November 1st 2012)
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