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ERIC Number: ED414235
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Feb
Pages: 92
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-87124-073-4
ISSN: ISSN-0017-8780
Nigeria: Power and Democracy in Africa. Headline Series No. 257.
Herskovits, Jean
This booklet traces the emergence of a democratic government in Nigeria through military dictatorship to the writing of a constitution fashioned on the American model. Chapters include: (1) "Prologue"; (2) "Nigeria Defined"; (3) "Tragedy and Recovery: The First Republic and the Federal Military Government"; (4) "The Making of the Second Republic: Democracy Reborn"; and (5) "Nigeria and the United States." Monographs in FPA's Headline Series are published approximately four times a year and are intended as a resource for teachers and students in the foreign policy area. Each monograph: is about a world area or topic; is written by a noted scholar; is brief (usually 64 pages); is written to be highly readable; and includes basic background, maps, charts, discussion guides, and suggested reading. (EH)
Foreign Policy Association, 470 Park Avenue South, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10016-6819; telephone: 800-628-5754.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Foreign Policy Association, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: Nigeria