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The Resource Zaire : continuity and political change in an oppressive state, Winsome J. Leslie

Zaire : continuity and political change in an oppressive state, Winsome J. Leslie

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Zaire : continuity and political change in an oppressive state
Title
Zaire
Title remainder
continuity and political change in an oppressive state
Statement of responsibility
Winsome J. Leslie
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Leslie, Winsome J
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Westview profiles. Nations of contemporary Africa
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  • Despotism
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
Label
Zaire : continuity and political change in an oppressive state, Winsome J. Leslie
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-189) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Historical Setting. Early Kingdoms and the Impact of Foreign Exploitation. External Penetration and Domination. Toward Independence. Independence and Chaos -- 2. The Zairian Polity. Consolidation and the Rise of the Single-Party State. Territorial Administration and Local Politics. Instruments of Control. Opposition -- 3. Society and Culture. Population and Demography. Ethnic Pluralism and Linguistic Diversity. The Politics and Economics of Class Formation. Religion. Education. Health Care. Women and Social Change. Law as Social and Political Battleground. Media and the Arts -- 4. Economics, Politics, and Interdependence. The Colonial Economy: Exploitation and the Establishment of External Linkages. Independence and Economic Disruption: 1960-1966. Stability and Growth: 1967-1974. The Politics of Mining and Energy. Economic Crisis -- 5. Zaire in the International Arena. Early Chaos and International Rescue: Establishing a Lasting Pattern. Relations with Other States. Mobutu as Third World Leader: Revolutionary Rhetoric but Conservative Statecraft -- 6. Plus Ca Change...Zaire and the Future. The New Colonial State. Prospects for Reform
Control code
27264949
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 204 pages
Isbn
9780865312982
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92046921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1536422
Label
Zaire : continuity and political change in an oppressive state, Winsome J. Leslie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Historical Setting. Early Kingdoms and the Impact of Foreign Exploitation. External Penetration and Domination. Toward Independence. Independence and Chaos -- 2. The Zairian Polity. Consolidation and the Rise of the Single-Party State. Territorial Administration and Local Politics. Instruments of Control. Opposition -- 3. Society and Culture. Population and Demography. Ethnic Pluralism and Linguistic Diversity. The Politics and Economics of Class Formation. Religion. Education. Health Care. Women and Social Change. Law as Social and Political Battleground. Media and the Arts -- 4. Economics, Politics, and Interdependence. The Colonial Economy: Exploitation and the Establishment of External Linkages. Independence and Economic Disruption: 1960-1966. Stability and Growth: 1967-1974. The Politics of Mining and Energy. Economic Crisis -- 5. Zaire in the International Arena. Early Chaos and International Rescue: Establishing a Lasting Pattern. Relations with Other States. Mobutu as Third World Leader: Revolutionary Rhetoric but Conservative Statecraft -- 6. Plus Ca Change...Zaire and the Future. The New Colonial State. Prospects for Reform
Control code
27264949
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 204 pages
Isbn
9780865312982
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92046921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1536422

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