State and civil society in Nigeria in the Era of Structural Adjustment P...
The focus of this paper is on state-society relationship in a situation of flux, where there arefundamental questions regarding the nature of the state, and the type of state that will best serve acountry whose goal is economic and political development. It is also a situation where the state is stuck deep in the morass of economic and political crisis, creating even more urgency tofashioning answers to these questions. These are last few pages and conclusion. The full paper can be accessed at Academia.edu: https://shorturl.at/kKLPX
The paper is derived from my PhD. research and is derived from my first book, A Sapped Democracy: The Political Economy of the Structural Adjustment Program and the Political Transition in Nigeria (1983-1993). It is out of print, but here's the Amazon link: https://shorturl.at/htBK7
Since I bought the copyright from the publisher, I think it's time for an update that brings us through the developments over time in Nigerian political economy. Watch this space.