African perspectives on governance / edited by Goran Hyden, Hastings W.O. Okoth-Ogendo, and Bamidele Olowu

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Subjects: Sociology, Urban--Africa
Cities and towns--Africa
Spatial behavior--Africa
Human geography--Africa
Africa--Politics and government
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Trenton, NJ : Africa World Press, c2000
LC Classification: H, HT
Physical Description: 323 p. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 1
Ch. 1. The Governance Challenge in Africa / Goran Hyden 5
Ch. 2. The Quest for Constitutional Government / H. W. O. Okoth-Ogendo 33
Ch. 3. Human Rights and Governance / Joan Kakwenzire 61
Ch. 4. Governance and the Media / Ayo Olokotun 91
Ch. 5. Governance and the Ethnic Factor / Rotimi Suberu 123
Ch. 6. Bureaucracy and Democratic Reform / Dele Olowu 153
Ch. 7. Problems and Prospects of Local Governance / Francis C. Enemuo 181
Ch. 8. Women, Development, and Governance / Funmi Soetan 205
Ch. 9. Structural Adjustment and Governance / Peter Wanyande 237
Ch. 10. The International Dimensions of Governance / Kayode Soremekun 267
Ch. 11. Intellectuals and Governance / Adebayo Williams 295
Index 319
Additional Authors: Hydén, Göran, 1938-
Olowu, Dele
Okoth-Ogendo, H. W. O
Notes: LCCN: 98041115
ISBN: 0865437181
ISBN: 086543719X (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 39739728
ISBN/ISSN: 0865437181
086543719X