Africa's trek to freedom

Ransdell, Eric
August 1992
U.S. News & World Report;8/10/92, Vol. 113 Issue 6, p28
Details the most profound political changes since the end of the colonial era that are remaking Africa. The so-called Big Men are accepting the realities of post-cold-war global politics; The current legality of multiparty politics in 41 of sub-Saharan Africa's 47 nations; Why Africa's embrace of democracy remains loose; The biggest threat to Africa's democratic push; The choice between the social cost of market-led reform and the political cost of autocratic rule; More.


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