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Author Okome, Mojubaolu Olufunke.

Title A sapped democracy : the political economy of the Structural Adjustment Program and the political transition in Nigeria, 1983-1993 / Mojubaolu Olufunke Okome.

Published Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, [1997]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  966.9053 OKOM    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 325 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Notes Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral--Columbia).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ch. 1. The Research Objective: SAP and the Return to Civilian Rule, An Introduction -- Ch. 2. Review of the Literature -- Ch. 3. Toward SAP: Crisis Containment, Stalemate and Compliance -- Ch. 4. The Politics of Implementing SAP: State Repression, Coercion and Co-optation versus Social Forces' Contestation, 1986-1993 -- Ch. 5. Vacillation and Indeterminacy: The Nigerian Transition to Civilian Rule - 1986-1993 -- Ch. 6. Conclusion: The Sapping of Democracy -- App. I. The Main Objectives of Nigeria's SAP -- App. II. The Objectives of SFEM -- App. III. Table 1 - Nigeria: Average Exchange Rate, 1983-1993 -- App. IV. Schedule of Privatized Parastatals -- App. V. Table 2 - Economic Growth in Nigeria, 1983-1993 -- App. VI. The Political Bureau's Mandate -- App. VII. Recommendations of the Political Bureau -- App. VIII. Time Table Provided by the Babangida Regime for Political Transition -- App. VIII. Time Table by December 1992.
App. IX. Nigeria - A History of Administrative Divisions (Creation of States) 1900-1991 -- App. X. Groups Formed in the Constituent Assembly -- App. XI. The NEC's Mandate -- App. XII. Electoral Malpractices Reported by the NEC, 1992 -- App. XIII. Presidential Election, June 12, 1993 - Results Posted by the NEC at its Abuja Headquarters -- App. XIII. Presidential Election, June 12, 1993 - Results Announced by the NEC at State Level -- App. XIV. The Transition to Civil Rule: Some Relevant Decrees -- App. XV. Option A 4 -- App. XVI. 1991 Population Figures and Governorship Election Results -- App. XVII. Absolute and Relative Population Distribution - Nigeria Between 1911 and 1991 -- App. XVIII. National and Regional Population Growth: Nigeria 1911-1991 -- App. XIX. Members of the Interim National Government.
Subject Democracy -- Nigeria -- History -- 20th century.
Capitalism -- Nigeria -- History -- 20th century.
Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1984-1993.
Nigeria -- Economic policy.
ISBN 0761809848 (cloth : alk. ppr.)
0761809856 (paperback: alk. ppr.)