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August 2011

Weak States and Successful Elites

Extraversion Strategies in Africa

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Portrait of Yoweri Museveni, president of Uganda

Western policies towards Africa's crisis-ridden states run the risk of being used as instruments of local government elites. They can fail in their objectives or have unexpected consequences, which present new problems such as authoritarian tendencies and increased levels of corruption.

© 2011 Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP)

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Denis M Tull

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2011

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9

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