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The Resource Foreign intervention in Africa : from the Cold War to the War on Terror, Elizabeth Schmidt, Loyola University, Maryland ; foreword by William Minter

Foreign intervention in Africa : from the Cold War to the War on Terror, Elizabeth Schmidt, Loyola University, Maryland ; foreword by William Minter

Label
Foreign intervention in Africa : from the Cold War to the War on Terror
Title
Foreign intervention in Africa
Title remainder
from the Cold War to the War on Terror
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Schmidt, Loyola University, Maryland ; foreword by William Minter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles foreign political and military interventions in Africa from 1956 to 2010, helping readers understand the historical roots of Africa's problems
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
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Schmidt, Elizabeth
Dewey number
  • 327.117096
  • 327.6009/045
  • 327.6009045
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New approaches to African history
Series volume
[7]
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  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Insurgency
Label
Foreign intervention in Africa : from the Cold War to the War on Terror, Elizabeth Schmidt, Loyola University, Maryland ; foreword by William Minter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Abbreviations; Introduction; Historical Background: Situating the Book; Focus of the Book; Organization of the Book; CHAPTER 1 Nationalism, Decolonization, and the Cold War, 1945-1991; Imperial Actors; Cold War Actors; The Case Studies; CHAPTER 2 Egypt and Algeria Radical Nationalism, Nonalignment, and External Intervention in North Africa, 1952-1973; Egypt, 1952-73; Algeria and Francophone North Africa, 1954-62; CHAPTER 3 The Congo Crisis, 1960-1965; The Crisis of 1960-61; The Crisis of 1964-65
  • CHAPTER 4 War and Decolonization in Portugals African Empire, 1961-1975The National Liberation Movements; External Actors; The United States and Portugal: The Shifting Alliance; African Battlegrounds: Portuguese Guinea, Mozambique, and Angola; Portuguese Guinea; Mozambique; Angola; CHAPTER 5 White-Minority Rule in Southern Africa, 1960-1990; South Africa and the United States (1960-90); Southern Rhodesia/Zimbabwe (1965-80); Namibia (1966-90); Destabilization in Southern Africa (1975-90); Southern Africas White-Minority Regimes: A Unique Case; CHAPTER 6 Conflict in the Horn, 1952-1993
  • Ethiopia and the United StatesSomalia and the Soviet Union; The Somali-Ethiopian War, 1977-78; Ethiopia and the Soviet Union; Somalia and the United States; The Eritrean Independence War, 1961-93; CHAPTER 7 Frances Private African Domain, 1947-1991; Radical Nationalism, Decolonization, and the Cold War; Reform and Resistance; Neocolonialism in Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa; French Military Intervention in African Affairs; New Developments in the 1990s; CHAPTER 8 From the Cold War to the War on Terror, 1991-2010; Economic Decline, State Collapse, and Competition for the Spoils; Liberia
  • SomaliaSudan; Zaire; The Global War on Terror (2001-10); Beyond the War on Terror; Conclusion; Index
Control code
ocn827210378
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 267 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107306219
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827210378
Label
Foreign intervention in Africa : from the Cold War to the War on Terror, Elizabeth Schmidt, Loyola University, Maryland ; foreword by William Minter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Abbreviations; Introduction; Historical Background: Situating the Book; Focus of the Book; Organization of the Book; CHAPTER 1 Nationalism, Decolonization, and the Cold War, 1945-1991; Imperial Actors; Cold War Actors; The Case Studies; CHAPTER 2 Egypt and Algeria Radical Nationalism, Nonalignment, and External Intervention in North Africa, 1952-1973; Egypt, 1952-73; Algeria and Francophone North Africa, 1954-62; CHAPTER 3 The Congo Crisis, 1960-1965; The Crisis of 1960-61; The Crisis of 1964-65
  • CHAPTER 4 War and Decolonization in Portugals African Empire, 1961-1975The National Liberation Movements; External Actors; The United States and Portugal: The Shifting Alliance; African Battlegrounds: Portuguese Guinea, Mozambique, and Angola; Portuguese Guinea; Mozambique; Angola; CHAPTER 5 White-Minority Rule in Southern Africa, 1960-1990; South Africa and the United States (1960-90); Southern Rhodesia/Zimbabwe (1965-80); Namibia (1966-90); Destabilization in Southern Africa (1975-90); Southern Africas White-Minority Regimes: A Unique Case; CHAPTER 6 Conflict in the Horn, 1952-1993
  • Ethiopia and the United StatesSomalia and the Soviet Union; The Somali-Ethiopian War, 1977-78; Ethiopia and the Soviet Union; Somalia and the United States; The Eritrean Independence War, 1961-93; CHAPTER 7 Frances Private African Domain, 1947-1991; Radical Nationalism, Decolonization, and the Cold War; Reform and Resistance; Neocolonialism in Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa; French Military Intervention in African Affairs; New Developments in the 1990s; CHAPTER 8 From the Cold War to the War on Terror, 1991-2010; Economic Decline, State Collapse, and Competition for the Spoils; Liberia
  • SomaliaSudan; Zaire; The Global War on Terror (2001-10); Beyond the War on Terror; Conclusion; Index
Control code
ocn827210378
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 267 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107306219
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827210378

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