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Peltola, Pekka - Finland and National Liberation in Southern Africa, ebook

Finland and National Liberation in Southern Africa

Peltola, Pekka


Finland's special characteristics as a Nordic, non-aligned welfare state gave it the resources and motivation to support liberation movements - in spite of restrictions arising from trade interests and a reluctance to jeopardise the country's neutral

Sellström, Tor - Sweden and National Liberation in Southern Africa, ebook

Sweden and National Liberation in Southern Africa

Sellström, Tor


Sweden’s and the other Nordic countries’ support for the national liberation process and struggle against apartheid was unique in the international context both in regard to the size of the financial support and the extensive popular involvement.

Negash, Tekeste - Eritrea and Ethiopia: The Federal Experience, ebook

Eritrea and Ethiopia: The Federal Experience

Negash, Tekeste


This book examines the rise and fall of the Ethio-Eritrean federation which existed from 1952 to 1962. The author argues that the federation was abolished by Eritrean social and political forces rather than by Ethiopia. The UN imposed federation and its…

Young, Robert J. C. - Postcolonialism: An Historical Introduction, ebook

Postcolonialism: An Historical Introduction

Young, Robert J. C.


Provides a clearly written and wide-ranging account of postcolonialism, empire, imperialism, and colonialism, written by one of the leading scholars on the topic Details the history of anti-colonial movements and their leaders around the world, from Europe and Latin

Rolandsen, Øystein - Guerrilla Government, ebook

Guerrilla Government

Rolandsen, Øystein


At a national level the SPLM/As influence over political development in the south has been matched only by the government in Khartoum and its armed forces, and at a local level only by chiefs, who derive their power from the old system of indirect rule, established

Gertheiss, Svenja - Resistance and Change in World Politics, ebook

Resistance and Change in World Politics

Gertheiss, Svenja


Table of contents
1. Approaching International Dissidence: Concepts, Cases, and Causes
Svenja Gertheiss, Stefanie Herr
2. Health Before Patents: Challenging the Primacy of Intellectual Property Rights
Klaus Dieter Wolf, Saskia Scholz
3. Challenging Sovereignty and State Control of Violence at Sea? The Operations

Ray, Sangeeta - A Companion to Postcolonial Studies, ebook

A Companion to Postcolonial Studies

Ray, Sangeeta


Ranges widely over the major themes, regions, theories and practices of postcolonial study
Presents original essays by the leading proponents of postcolonial study in the Americas, Europe, India, Africa, East and West Asia
Provides clear introductions to the major social and political movements