Now Australia's Biggest Toy Shop

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

Democracy and Prebendal Politics in Nigeria


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

List of maps; List of tables; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; Part I. The Problem of Democracy: 2. A democracy that works; 3. Dilemmas of Nigerian democracy; Part II. Nigeria's Social Dynamics and Military Rule: 4. Politics in a multi-ethnic society; 5. Clientelism and prebendal politics; 6. Military rule and economic statism; Part III. The Return to Tripartism in the Second Republic: 7. Personality and alignment in Igbo politics; 8. Ethnicity, faction and class in Western Nigeria; 9. Northern primacy and prebendal politics: the making of the NPN; Part IV. The Crisis of Nigerian Democracy: 10. The challenge of the 1983 elections: a republic in peril; 11. Electoral fraud and violence: the Republic's demise; 12. Conclusion: democracy and prebendal politics in Nigeria; Notes; Select bibliography; Index.

Promotional Information

Originally published in 1987, this book examines the relationship between the pattern of party formation in Nigeria and what is termed 'prebendalism'.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » History » Africa » General
People also searched for
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Democracy and Prebendal Politics in Nigeria: The Rise and Fall of the Second Republic (African Studies) on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond Retail Limited.
Back to top