Modern Ethiopia and Colonial Eritrea

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Taddia, Irma;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.5.1.450
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Eritrea; Colonialism; State Formation; National Historiography; History; | ddc:320 | ddc:350 | ddc:900 | ddc:960

The article develops some reflections on present-day Eritrea in the light of the colonial past and in the context of modern Ethiopia. If we consider Eritrea and its path towards independence, some differences and analogies emerge in comparison with other African colonie... View more