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Author Weiss, Herbert F.

Title Political protest in the Congo : the Parti solidaire africain during the independence struggle / Herbert F. Weiss
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1967]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 326 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Part one. The evolution of political parties in the Congo: historic steps and functional problems. The elite beginnings of Congo politics: to January 1959 -- The Leopoldville Riots and the development of mass participation: January to June 1959 -- Pressures for independence: summer 1959 to December 1959 -- The terminal colonial phase and the problems encountered by the parties: January to June 1960 -- Part two. A history of the Parti Solidaire Africain. The origins of PSA -- The founding of the PSA in the interior -- PSA policy and strategy: June 1959 to May 1960 -- The evolution of leadership -- Part three. Rural radicalism: the PSA and its mass following. Development of local party organization -- Relations with other institutions -- The May 1960 elections and their effects on the PSA -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-317) and index
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Subject Parti solidaire africain (Congo)
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Politics and government -- 1908-1960.
Form Electronic book