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Democracy and prebendalism in Nigeria : critical interpretations / edited by Wale Adebanwi and Ebenezer Obadare ; foreword by Larry Diamond.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2013
Imprint:
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Format:
  • Book
  • xvi, 300 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Foreword / Larry Diamond
  • Introduction: democracy and prebendalism: emphases, provocations, and elongations / Ebenezer Obadare and Wale Adebanwi
  • Part I. Governance and the political economy of prebendalism
  • The roots of neopatrimonialism: opposition politics and popular consent in southwest Nigeria / Leena Hoffmann and Insa Nolte
  • Prebendalism and the people: the price of petrol at the pump / Jane Guyer and LaRay Denzer
  • Prebendal politics and federal governance in Nigeria / Rotimi Suberu
  • Elite competition, institutional change and political responsibility / E. Remi Aiyede
  • Beyond prebendal politics: class and political struggles in post-colonial Nigeria / 'Kunle Amuwo
  • Positions of security and the security of position: bureaucratic prebendalism inside the state / Olly Owen
  • Part II. Prebendalism and identity politics
  • Hausa traditional political culture, Islam and democracy: historical perspectives on three political traditions / Muhammad S. Umar
  • Mediating justice: youths, media and 'affective justice' in the politics of northern Nigeria / Conerly Casey
  • Decolonization, ethno-regionalism, and the origins of federalism in Nigeria / Olufemi Vaughan
  • Radical insecurity and rugged lives: the politics of youth in Nigeria / David Pratten
  • Part III. Reconsiderations
  • Epilogue / Richard Joseph.
Contributor:
Adebanwi, Wale.
Obadare, Ebenezer.
Diamond, Larry Jay.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781137280763
113728076X

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