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Y the post election violence of 2007 8 The decisions of the early years of independence and the acts of its leaders in the decades since from Jomo Kenyatta Tom Mboya and Oginga Odinga to Daniel arap Moi Mwai Kibaki and Raila Odinga have changed the country's path in unpredictable ways but key themes of conflicts remain over land ethnicity money power national autonomy and the distribution of resources The political elite's endless struggle An incredible bookthe daily newspapers and magazines rarely capture the intertwined relationship between economicpoliticshistorypolicygovernmentresourcesethnicity and a whole lot of other factors that converge to create this nation we call Kenya The author traces the roots of present day challenges to pre independence and articulately weaves together a thoroughly enjoyable and realistic portrayal of Kenya Charles Hornsby also lays aside simplistic narratives or theories of certain individuals as being intrinsically good or bad and instead describes the context within which certain decisions or policy choices were made A riveting book

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Kenya By Charles Hornsby

Since independence in 1963 Kenya has survived five decades as a functioning nation state with regular elections its borders intact and without experiencing war or military rule However Kenya's independence has been circumscribed by its failure to transcend its colonial past its governments have failed to achieve adeuate living conditions for most of its citizens and its politics have been fraught with controversy illustrated most recently b Its mineso I really had to

SUMMARY Kenya By Charles Hornsby

For access to state resources has damaged Kenya's economy and the political exploitation of ethnicity still threatens the country's stability In this definitive new history Charles Hornsby demonstrates how independent Kenya's politics have been dominated by a struggle to deliver security impartiality efficiency and growth but how the legacies of the past have undermined their achievement making the long term future of Kenya far from certain An impressive work of scholarship focusing primarily on Kenya s political and economic history But only recommended for people with a strong and deep interest in the subject matter Anyone else will find reading it a chore


6 thoughts on “Kenya By Charles Hornsby

  1. says:

    Its mineso I really had to

  2. says:

    An incredible bookthe daily newspapers and magazines rarely capture the intertwined relationship between economicpoliticshistorypolicygovernmentresourcesethnicity and a whole lot of other factors that converge to create this nation we call Ke

  3. says:

    An impressive work of scholarship focusing primarily on Kenya’s political and economic history But only recommended for people with a strong and deep interest in the subject matter Anyone else will find reading it a chore

  4. says:

    This is an impressive chronology of post independence Kenya and a must read

  5. says:

    I had intended to read the book like a novel But wait I took a bit of time to finish the book as I had to write a summary of each chapter The book weaves in a brilliant way on Kenyan politics that are inherently different but simila

  6. says:

    phew

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