Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2017

264 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190669591

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Understanding Eritrea

Inside Africa's Most Repressive State

Martin Plaut

  • Eritrea is characterised by regime paranoia, intense domestic repression and isolationism. Martin Plaut's book offers a glimpse into a relatively young nation marred by a stifling dictatorship
  • An exploration of one of the most turbulent states in Africa and how it came to be that way
  • Examines how Eritrea's instability has alarming consequences for its neighboring states
  • This book tells the untold story of how this tiny nation became a world pariah.

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