Monthly Archives: April 2012

Beyond Prebendalist Systems: State, Democracy and Development in Africa

The following introductory remarks come from the final talk in a three-part series by Prof. Richard Joseph, delivered at the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law (CDDRL) at Stanford University on April 25, 2012. The remarks can be read below. … Continue reading

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Strategic Priorities in Contemporary Africa: Part II

In the second of a three-part series for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Richard Joseph discusses Africa’s “disaster narrative.” The article can be read below or on the Council’s website. The first article, on the “progress narrative,” can be … Continue reading

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