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Title Contested power in Ethiopia [electronic resource] : traditional authorities and multi-party elections / edited by Kjetil Tronvoll, Tobias Hagmann.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 299 p. : maps.
Series African social studies series, 1568-1203 ; v. 27
African social studies series ; v. 27.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: traditional authorities and multi-party elections in Ethiopia / Kjetil Tronvoll & Tobias Hagmann -- Electoral politics in the Nuer cultural context / Dereje Feyissa -- Fishing for votes in the Somali region: clan elders, bureaucrats and party politics in the 2005 elections / Tobias Hagmann -- The family connection: inherited status and parliamentary elections in Dawro, southern Ethiopia / Data Dea Barata -- A revival of tradition? the power of clans and social strata in the Wolayta elections / Lovise Aalen -- Cynicism and hope: urban youth and relations of power during the 2005 Ethiopian elections / Daniel Mains -- Islam and politics: the EPRDF, the 2005 elections and Muslim institutions in Bale / Terje Ostebo -- We say they are Neftenya; they say we are OLF': a post-election assessment of ethnicity, politics and age-sets in Oromiya / Charles Schaefer -- Customary institutions in contemporary politics in Borana zone, Oromia, Ethiopia / Marco Bassi -- The 2005 elections in Maale: a reassertion of traditional authority or the extension of a nascent public sphere? / Donald L. Donham -- Epilogue: the 'new' Ethiopia: changing discourses of democracy / Kjetil Tronvoll.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Political parties -- Ethiopia.
Elections -- Ethiopia.
Power (Social sciences) -- Ethiopia.
Ethiopia -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Tronvoll, Kjetil.
Hagmann, Tobias.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004218437 (pbk. alk. paper)
9789004218499 (e-book)

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