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Rising Protests

Harry N. Scheiber and Jane L. Scheiber

in Bayonets in Paradise: Martial Law in Hawai'i during World War II

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852887
eISBN:
9780824868727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852887.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

There was rising criticism in 1944 of martial law’s continuation for so long after any threat of renewed attack on Hawai`i had greatly diminished. Governor Stainback and the Interior and Justice ... More


Nigeria’s Permanent Constitutional Transition: Military Rule, Civilian Instability, and the Unending Search for Democratic “True Federalism” in a Deeply Divided Society

Rotimi Suberu

in Territory and Power in Constitutional Transitions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198836544
eISBN:
9780191873737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198836544.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines how Nigeria has made the transition under military rule from a relatively decentralized, parliamentary federation comprised of four ethnic regions to a centrist, presidential ... More


The Termination of Martial Law

Harry N. Scheiber and Jane L. Scheiber

in Bayonets in Paradise: Martial Law in Hawai'i during World War II

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852887
eISBN:
9780824868727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852887.003.0017
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The crucial turning point came in July 1944, when President Roosevelt visited Hawai`i and assigned his close adviser Samuel Rosenman to pursue talks looking toward a return of powers to the civilian ... More


Dictatorship and Democracy, 1960–2010

George Reid Andrews

in Blackness in the White Nation: A History of Afro-Uruguay

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834176
eISBN:
9781469606378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899601_andrews.9
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Uruguay was under military rule in the 1970s. After defeating the Tupamaro guerrillas in 1972 and taking formal power in 1973, the armed forces sought to impose military-style discipline on the ... More


Traces of Tropicália

Christopher Dunn

in Brutality Garden: Tropicalia and the Emergence of a Brazilian Counterculture

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807826515
eISBN:
9781469615714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807826515.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter explores the various traces of tropicalist experience since the restoration of civilian rule in the mid-1980s. It first discusses the major contributions of the movement, which include ... More


Senegal: Democracy and the Postcolonial State

John L. Esposito, Tamara Sonn, and John O. Voll

in Islam and Democracy after the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780195147988
eISBN:
9780190263799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195147988.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the evolution of politics in Senegal. Senegal is the only country in West Africa, and one of the few in Africa as a whole, that has not experienced direct military rule. From ... More


Introduction

in The Pan-African Nation: Oil and the Spectacle of Culture in Nigeria

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226023540
eISBN:
9780226023564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226023564.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This book examines FESTAC'77, otherwise known as the Second World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture. It does so not as an extended event but as a form of historicity—one that illuminates ... More


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