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What causes regime change in African autocracies?

Carboni, Andrea and Raleigh, Clionadh (2022) What causes regime change in African autocracies? Africa at LSE (13 Jan 2022). Blog Entry.

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African states have in recent years shown a vulnerability to military takeovers and the forced removal of established leaders. But these developments in autocracies are not associated with revolutionary change. New research seeks to explain political change in African autocracies by looking at the role of political elites, focussing on cycles of power between a leader and their rivals which determine their survival.

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Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
J Political Science > JC Political theory
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2022 14:51
Last Modified: 05 Apr 2022 14:51

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