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Economic change and political liberalization in Sub-Saharan Africa / edited by Jennifer A. Widner
Bib ID 1697811
Format BookBook
Description Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c1994 
viii, 307 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0801847583 (acid-free paper) (hard)
080184844X (acid-free paper) (paperback)
Full contents Epilogue: Creating a Research Agenda for the Study of Political Change in Africa / Ernest J. Wilson III. 
Partial contents
  • Map of Africa
  • Introduction / Jennifer A. Widner
  • 1. The Impulse to Reform in Africa / Robert H. Bates
  • 2. Through the Structural Adjustment Minefield: Politics in an Era of Economic Liberalization / Barbara Grosh
  • 3. Political Reform in Anglophone and Francophone African Countries / Jennifer A. Widner
  • 4. Structural Adjustment, Rent Seeking, and Liberalization in Benin / Richard Westebbe
  • 5. Economic Crisis and Political Realignment in Zambia / Michael Bratton
  • 6. Neopatrimonialism and Democracy in Africa, with an Illustration from Cameroon / Nicolas van de Walle
  • 7. The Rise and Fall of the One-Party State in Tanzania / Mwesiga Baregu
  • 8. The Dilemmas of Explaining Political Upheaval: Ghana in Comparative Perspective / Jeffrey Herbst
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-295) and index.

Subjects Structural adjustment (Economic policy) -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.  |  Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960-
Other authors/contributors Widner, Jennifer A

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