By Chuka Onwumechili
Onwumechili offers a thrilling viewpoint on African army coups and reminds us that democracy isn't synonymous exclusively with Western societies. He examines democracies in conventional Africa and exhibits how those socieites in actual fact outlined and constrained the jobs of conventional African armies.
From this historical past, Onwumechili makes readers have fun with that glossy African armies are deviant associations, with out roots in conventional Africa. really, he argues, one has to hunt these roots in Africa's contemporary, colonial background. Dr. Onwumechili is going directly to describe the explanations for coups and their strategies. ultimately, he examines how army coups should be avoided. whereas past options have principally failed, Onwumechili offers convincing suggestions in accordance with case studies.
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