ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Africa Democratic Theory and Democratic Struggles

Democratic Struggles Mahmood Mamdani A curious feature of current African politics is the prescription of solutions drawn from a context other than the one that gave rise to its problems. Whereas the source of demands is the existing African context, the framework for solutions is generally a received theory of democracy which has little to do with contemporary realities in Africa.

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