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Author: Philip M Allen
ISBN: 0813302587
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Pages 254 pages
Publisher Westview Press; 1 edition (December 26, 1994)
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by Philip M Allen


Madagascar: Conflicts.

Madagascar: Conflicts.

Home Browse Books Book details, Madagascar: Conflicts of Authority in the Great. Madagascar: Conflicts of Authority in the Great Island. In this sensitive introduction to the Indian Ocean's "great island," Philip Allen shows how family affinities and community loyalties at the foundation of Madagascar's culture have influenced Malagasy nationalism and forged island-wide traditions. These same principles have nonetheless engendered social cleavages and resistance to economic and political change.

In chapters on modern Madagascar, Allen analyzes the inability of a series of regimes to maintain authority among a people deeply bound . Dancing in the Glory of Monsters: The Collapse of the Congo and the Great War of Africa.

In chapters on modern Madagascar, Allen analyzes the inability of a series of regimes to maintain authority among a people deeply bound to rituals of communication with their spiritual environment. He demonstrates how the first Malagasy Republic became stigmatized by its lingering identification with French colonialism and how the nationalist revolution in 1972 soon hardened into autocratic radicalism.

This is a list of conflicts in Africa arranged by country, both on the continent and associated islands, including wars between African nations, civil wars, and wars involving non-African nations that took place within Africa. It encompasses colonial wars, wars of independence, secessionist and separatist conflicts, major episodes of national violence (riots, massacres, et., and global conflicts in which Africa was a theatre of war. 1803–1807 Muhammad Ali's seizure of power. 1881–1899 Mahdist War.

Philip Mark Allen, American, Madagascan arts and humanities educator, dean, writer. Fulbright lecturer United States Department State, Senegal, 1981-1982, Algeria, 1985-1986, Madagascar, 1999-2000; travel to collections grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, France, 1985. Foreign service officer United States Department of State, Washington, Hamburg, Antananarivo, 1956-1966. From associate professor to professor Johnson (Vermont) State College, 1970-1987.

More by Philip M Allen. The traveler's Africa;: A guide to the entire continent. Security and Nationalism in the Indian Ocean: Lessons from the Latin Quarter Islands. Philip M Allen, Aaron Segal.

Allen, Philip M. Westview Press, 1995. Indian Ocean: Five Island Countries. 3rd ed. Washington, . Government Printing Office, 1995. Historical Dictionary of Madagascar. Lanham, M. Scarecrow Press, 1995. -. netLibrary, In. 2000. Feeley-Harnik, Gillian. A Green Estate: Restoring Independence in Madagascar. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991

Madagascar: Conflicts Of Authority In The Great Island.

Madagascar: Conflicts Of Authority In The Great Island. Madagascar, Past and Present: With Considerations as to the Political and Commercial Interests of Great Britain and France : and as to the Progress of Christian Civilisation.

Madagascar: Conflicts Of Authority In The Great Island (Nations of Contemporary Africa). by Philip M. Allen, Maureen Covell. ISBN 9780813302584 (978-0-8133-0258-4) Hardcover, Westview Press, 1994. Coauthors & Alternates.

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Shows how family affinities and community loyalties have influenced Malagasy nationality and forged island-wide traditions that have kept Madagascar free of foreign domination for a century, but how those same forces have also created social cleavage and hindered economic and political change. An introduction to the African country. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.