publication . Research . 2015

<特集・現代アフリカにおける土地をめぐる紛争と伝統的権威>首長の再起と創り出される権力 : ウガンダ北部アチョリ社会における土地争いを事例に

川口, 博子;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2015 Journal: アジア・アフリカ地域研究 = Asian and African area studies, volume 14, issue 2, pages 182-209 (issn: 1346-2466, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: 京都大学大学院アジア・アフリカ地域研究研究科
Abstract
After independence, many African governments strived for modernization and nation building, and to this end they suppressed the indigenous kings and chiefs, regarding them as having fostered regional and ethnic distinctions. However, since the 1990s, when African states faced political liberalization and decentralization, not only African governments but also international institutions and donor countries began to support and strengthen kingship and chieftainship. In Uganda, many kings and chiefs resurged after the amendment to the constitution in 1995 that formally recognized them. Chiefs of the Acholi in northern Uganda have created "Acholi kingdom, " which ha...
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