Twenty Years of Revolutionary-Democratic Ethiopia, 1991 to 2011

G.J. Abbink (Editor), T. Hagmann (Editor)

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[This paper introduces] a special issue of the Journal of Eastern African Studies devoted to a review of Ethiopia's 20 years of "revolutionary democracy". The collection brings together 11 articles exploring differing aspects of Ethiopia's political experience since 1991. This introduction begins with a short summary of these 11 papers, but then moves to a substantive review of Ethiopia's political history over the past two decades, featuring consideration of the extent of transformation and continuity under the ruling Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), the importance of economic issues in defining government policies, and the significance of development and relations with donors. © 2011 Copyright Taylor and Francis Group, LLC.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Number of pages228
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Bibliographical note

Special issue of Journal of Eastern African Studies, journal of the British Institute in Eastern Africa, published by Taylor & Francis (vol 5, I 4 , 2011)


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