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Africa’s role in global nuclear non-proliferation

Mpofu-Walsh, Sizwe (2022) Africa’s role in global nuclear non-proliferation. Africa at LSE (11 Feb 2022). Blog Entry.

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The post-WWII nuclear era coincided with the spread of African decolonisation. United by opposition to French nuclear tests in the Sahara, the unique combination of decolonisation and denuclearisation impacted the trajectory of nuclear non-proliferation globally. Dr Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh examines this often-overlooked history, and the continent’s attitude of ‘obedient rebellion’ to the global nuclear order.

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Additional Information: © 2022 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
D History General and Old World > DT Africa
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 10 May 2022 13:48
Last Modified: 10 May 2022 13:48

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